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23 April 2013
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Addressing the family planning needs of most at risk women

Turkmenistan endorsed the new Family Planning Quality Assurance Indicator Ashgabat, 23 April 2013 – Turkmenistan has endorsed the new Reproductive Health Indicator (RHI) into the health... Read more

10 April 2013
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UNFPA to Mark 1,000-Day Milestone to the MDG 2015 Target Date

  The United Nations and partners are calling for renewed attention to the Millennium Development Goals as the target date for their achievement approaches. Friday, 5 April 2013 kicks off the... Read more

1 April 2013
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UNFPA announced the Second Annual Media Competition

UNFPA, United Nations Population Fund announced the Media competition for the best published media materials on youth health issues, including adolescent reproductive health. Ashgabat, 1 April... Read more

26 March 2013
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Post-2015 Global Development Framework: the Role of the Adolescents and Youth

UNFPA, United Nations Population Fund, held a Press briefing on coverage of the youth issues and their role in identifying the priorities for the Post-2015 Global Development Framework.   Media... Read more

25 March 2013
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Turkmen youth contribute to Post-2015 Global Development Framework

Young people and adolescents (15-17 years of age) gathered in a focus group discussion to identify the achievements they would like to see in their country and in the world by 2030. Focus group... Read more

13 March 2013
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International Women's Day 2013 - ZERO tolerance: Nothing justifies violence against women

The health, safety and security of hundreds of millions of women and girls around the world are at stake this week as representatives from all over the world meet in New York to come up with a... Read more

8 March 2013
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Violence Against Women Must End - Slideshow

UNITED NATIONS, Mar 8 2013 (IPS) - Today is International Women’s Day, and the issue of gender-based violence is topic A. Sadly, it has been a newsworthy topic in the global media, as well. By ... Read more

8 March 2013
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Statement on the Occasion of International Women's Day, 8 March 2013

Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, United Nations Under-Secretary-General and UNFPA Executive Director On the occasion of International Women's Day, I want to take this opportunity to renew the commitment of... Read more

5 March 2013
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At the UN, Twenty Years of Backlash to 'Women's Rights Are Human Rights'

Socially conservative American Catholics and like-minded evangelical Protestants who have led a decades-long campaign against the rights of women in the United States are now gearing up for a season... Read more

20 February 2013
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Turkmenistan launches national consultations to define post-2015 global development framework

Turkmenistan has officially launched the process of national consultations to define the post-2015 global development framework. This process is part of the global UN-led discussions, in which people... Read more

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