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20 October 2010

State of World Population Launched

The State of World Population 2010 report which has the theme "From Conflict and Crisis to Renewal: Generations of Change" was officially launched today in Ethiopia at an event organized here in... Read more

29 July 2010

Director of MDG Secretariat Pays Visit to Ethiopia

A delegation of the Millennium Development Goal (MDG) Secretariat led by the Director, Sophie de Caen, paid a one week visit to Ethiopia. The visit which took place between 28 June and 6 July had... Read more

26 July 2010

International Day of Midwives Commemorated

The 18th International Day of Midwives was celebrated in Ethiopia in a two-day event on 23 and 24 July 2010. The event was celebrated under the theme "The world needs midwives now more than ever."... Read more

16 July 2010

World Population Day Commemorated

The World Population Day was celebrated nationally on 15 July with a half-day symposium in which 400 people participated.  The day also marked the 17thanniversary of the promulgation of the National... Read more

30 June 2010

Global Programme RHCS Review Meeting Conducted

UNFPA Ethiopia hosted the three-day Progress Review meeting of the Global Programme to enhance Reproductive Health Commodity Security between 29 June and 1 July 2010. The meeting was designed to... Read more

24 June 2010

Ethiopia Launched CARMMA

The Campaign for Accelerated Reduction of Maternal Mortality in Africa (CARMMA) was launched in Ethiopia today this week as part of the Safe Motherhood Month Campaign which was carried out across... Read more

16 March 2010

Developmental Bible Manual Launched

The manual of the Developmental Bible - which aims at integrating HIV prevention, reproductive health information, issues of young people and gender in the daily spiritual teachings of the Ethiopian... Read more

8 March 2010

Women First Run 2010 Conducted

The 7th edition of the annual event, Women First Run, was conducted on 6 March 2010. Athlete Sule Utura recorded an impressive win in this year's 5 km race breaking last year's course record by more... Read more

11 January 2010

 The "Safe Motherhood Month" Campaign to be observed in Ethiopia between January 9 and February 7 was launched today by the President of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, H.E. Girma... Read more

12 December 2009

UNFPA Honoured with Human Rights Award

UNFPA welcomed the human rights award presented on 10 December 2009 by the United Nations Association of the National Capital Area (UNA-NCA) to UNFPA Executive Director Thoraya Ahmed Obaid. The... Read more