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1 July 2013
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GENEVA, 1 JULY 2013 – Current population dynamics in Europe, North America and Central Asia must be seen as an opportunity, not a threat, senior officials of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund... Read more
3 May 2013
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On this International Day of the Midwife, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, and the International Confederation of Midwives (ICM), celebrate the work of midwives in contributing to the... Read more
18 April 2013
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Government and civil society representatives from eight South-eastern European countries gathered in Sarajevo this week for a meeting convened by the UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund,... Read more
17 April 2013
Press Release
SARAJEVO – Government and civil society representatives from eight South-eastern European countries gathered in Sarajevo today for a meeting convened by the UN Population Fund (UNFPA), together with... Read more
8 March 2013
Statement
On the occasion of International Women's Day, I want to take this opportunity to renew the commitment of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, to strengthening and expanding our efforts to do... Read more
8 March 2013
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(Sarajevo, March 8, 2013) Every year on March 8, people around the world celebrate the International Women’s Day meant to remember and acknowledge the economic, political and social achievements of... Read more
14 November 2012
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LONDON/SARAJEVO, 14 November 2012—Making voluntary family planning available to everyone in developing countries would reduce costs for maternal and newborn health care by $11.3 billion annually,... Read more
5 October 2012
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Is there a man who has inspired you by making women’s lives better around you? Do you know anyone who has stood up for gender equality? CALL FOR NOMINATIONS: STORIES OF REAL MEN Is there a man who... Read more
13 August 2012
Statement
Statement by Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UNFPA Today, we celebrate the world's 1.8 billion young people. And we pause to consider that 43 per cent of... Read more
19 July 2012
Statement
he world’s population surpassed 7 billion last October and is expected to grow to 9 billion by the middle of this century. The paramount challenge of sustainability is to meet the needs of 7 billion... Read more

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