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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... Read more

30 November 2009

UNFPA organizes event on GBV for high school students

In connection with the 16 days of Activism Against Gender-Based violence, UNFPA organized a half-day carnival for high school students in Addis Ababa... Read more

25 November 2009

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... Read more

24 October 2009

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... Read more

19 August 2009

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... Read more

31 July 2009

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... Read more

30 July 2009

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... Read more

16 July 2009

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... Read more