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19 August 2013
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UNFPA supports the National Strategy on Child and Adolescent Health development

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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Young people move development forward

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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Y-PEER visits youth summer camps with health messages

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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“Healthy and Responsible Youth – Engine for Development”

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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Improving the quality and accessibility of social services for victims of human trafficking and smuggled migrants

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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Shaping the opinion leaders among youth

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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Statement of the UNFPA Executive Director on the occasion of the World Population Day

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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The Secretary-General's Message on World Population Day

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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Turkmenistan delegation participated at the ICPD beyond 2014 Regional Conference

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

25 June 2013
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Revisiting the Promise of Cairo

Watch this video to see why the commitments made at International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) in '94 are as important today as they were 20 years ago. Damjan is a youth... Read more

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