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25 November 2009
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Executive Director Delivers Message on White Ribbon Day

Executive Director of UNFPA, United Nations Population Fund, Ms. Thoraya Ahmed Obaid delivered a message in connection with the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, other... Read more

24 October 2009
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NEWS Ministers Recommit to full Implementation of ICPD Programme of Action

African ministers responsible for population and development re-committed themselves to fully implement the 20-year Programme of Action of the International Conference on Population and Development... Read more

19 August 2009
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UN Commemorates World Humanitarian Day

UNFPA today commemorated the first World Humanitarian Day with other members of the UN family.  The commemoration took place at the Africa Hall in the UN Economic Commission for Africa. The State... Read more

31 July 2009
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UNFPA Disseminates Assessment Findings, Handover Ceremony Takes Place

There is just one midwife for every 18,800 women of reproductive age in Ethiopia, and a new capacity gap assessment has found a significant need to improve the quality of training both for those who... Read more

30 July 2009
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Rural Facilities, Services Atlas Disseminated

A dissemination workshop was held on July 30, 2009 in Addis Ababa to obtain input of all regions on the draft version of the Atlas of Rural Facilities and Services of the 11 regions of Ethiopia.... Read more

16 July 2009
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World Population Day Commemorated

The World Population Day and the 16th anniversary of the official launching of the National Population Policy of Ethiopia was celebrated on 10 July with a half-day symposium held at the premises of... Read more

16 July 2009
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Panel discussion held on scaling up midwifery services in Ethiopia

UNFPA, together with the Ministry of Health, World Health Organization and the International Confederation of Midwives (ICM), organized a panel discussion on July 7, 2009 on the scaling up of... Read more

16 July 2009
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UNFPA TD Director pays visit to projects

The Director of the Technical Division (TD) of UNFPA Dr. Werner Haug, paid visits to UNFPA supported projects in Addis Ababa. In his first visit he saw project sites under the program titled "A... Read more

16 July 2009
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Landmark Conference held on Human Resources for Maternal Survival

Some 350 participants , including Ministers of Health, senior government officials, health programme managers, clinicians and heads of health training institutes, from 36 African countries, met in... Read more

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