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21 September 2020
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Sarajevo, 21 September 2020 - The UN General Assembly in 1981 declared 21 September as International Day of Peace, devoted to strengthening the ideals of peace, stability, and prosperity. This year,... Read more
24 August 2020
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By: John Kennedy Mosoti, UNFPA Representative for Bosnia and Herzegovina The COVID-19 pandemic has left a trail of devastation in its wake: health systems overwhelmed, economies in a downward spiral... Read more
20 August 2020
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In Nepal, Mitraminu Dhakal provides care to pregnant women, new mothers and newborns. UNITED NATIONS, New York – Communities around the world are under siege – by the COVID-19 pandemic, violence,... Read more
12 August 2020
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Sarajevo, 12 August 2020 – August 12 marks the annual celebration of International Youth Day, and this year we are marking it at the peak of the COVID-19 pandemic, witnessing young people’s... Read more
10 August 2020
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Mosaic Foundation together with the UNFPA and the British Embassy Sarajevo, opened on the 1st of August the Peace Laboratory invite to which 124 great ideas applied! After the first selection, the... Read more
15 July 2020
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On the occasion of 15 July, World Youth Skills Day, the education and training needs of migrants should not be forgotten  The European Union, UNFPA, IOM and partners are continuing to work together... Read more
10 July 2020
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Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on World Population Day 11 July 2020   Peace in our world begins with peace in the home, as the United Nations Secretary-General stated in his... Read more
30 June 2020
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Urgent, accelerated action needed to stop female genital mutilation, child marriage, and other practices that harm women and girls, according to new UNFPA report   30 June 2020, ISTANBUL--Every year... Read more
19 June 2020
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Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on the International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict Sexual violence in conflict is a threat to our collective security... Read more
15 May 2020
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By Alanna Armitage Across Europe, from Spain to Serbia, care homes for older people have become hotspots of COVID-19 infections. According to the World Health Organization, residents of long-term... Read more

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