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4 May 2021

UNFPA Executive Director Statement on International Day of Midwifery

Trust the evidence: invest in midwives Every day in every part of the world, midwives save the lives of women and babies and promote the health and well-being of entire communities. They deserve our respect and gratitude, but that is not enough. Midwives deserve greater investment in their capabilities, and workplaces that

5 March 2021

Celebrate women leaders on the frontlines of the COVID-19 response and beyond

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem International Women’s Day 8 March 2021 All over the world, women lead. They lead peace processes, run businesses, establish hospitals and schools. They are presidents of countries and corporate boards. They head international and grassroots organizations, faith-based

11 December 2020

UNFPA Goodwill Ambassador to Bhutan awarded the individual laureate for the 2020 UN Population Award

Her Majesty Gyalyum Sangay Choden Wanghuck, UNFPA Goodwill Ambassador to Bhutan was awarded the individual laureate for the 2020 UN Population Award to recognize her outstanding contribution in raising awareness and devising solutions to population and reproductive health issues. Award ceremony was held in Tashicho Dzong,



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State of world population 2020 AGAINST MY WILL. Defying the practices that harm women...

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