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19 August 2013
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Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin   Earlier this year, I met Muneera Sha’aban in Za'atari refugee camp in Jordan. A 65-year-old midwife, Muneera retired years ago, but... Read more
19 August 2013
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A draft National Strategy on Child and Adolescent Health has been prepared by the National Working Group, in line with the Government political commitment to improve the health of children and... Read more
13 August 2013
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Statement by the UNFPA Executive Director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, for International Youth Day 2013 Today, we have the largest generation of young people the world has ever seen, with more than... Read more
11 August 2013
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Advocacy campaign on healthy lifestyle was conducted by the Y-PEER volunteers at fourteen summer youth camps.   More than 1,000 young people aged 13 to 15 raised their awareness on adolescent... Read more
31 July 2013
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Turkmen teens in all parts of Turkmenistan build the Bridge of Life-skills during UNFPA World Population Day 2013 country-wide campaign   Turkmen teens in the capital and all velayats of... Read more
26 July 2013
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UNFPA in cooperation with UNODC with EU funding conducted series of workshops to improve social services for victims of human trafficking and smuggled migrants in Central Asia.   The goal of... Read more
16 July 2013
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Youth leaders and the national specialists working with young people were trained as master trainers to deliver peer education training programmes in the area of adolescent reproductive health and... Read more
11 July 2013
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World Population Day 2013 Focuses on Adolescent Pregnancy. UNFPA Executive Director: adolescent pregnancy is not just a health issue, it's a development issue There are over 600 million girls in... Read more
11 July 2013
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As a staunch advocate of the education, health and rights of girls and an enduring believer in the power of young women to transform our world, I welcome the focus of this year’s World Population Day... Read more
3 July 2013
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A high-level Regional Conference Enabling Choices: Population Priorities for the 21st Century was held in Geneva on July 1 – 2, 2013. The Conference was organized by the UN Economic Commission... Read more

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