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4 July 2017

African First Ladies as Champions for Empowerment of Adolescent Girls and Women to Harness Africa’s Demographic Dividend through ‘SWEDD’ Initiative

Addis Ababa, 4 July 2017 - First Ladies of Africa said that the economic growth and sustainable development of Africa is dependent on its youth and in the empowerment of adolescent girls and woman, as it has a direct...

5 June 2017

UNFPA mourns passing of Executive Director

UNITED NATIONS— With profound sadness, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, announces that its Executive Director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, passed away suddenly at his home last night. He was 68 years old. “...

5 June 2017

Statement by United Nations Secretary-General on the death of Babatunde Osotimehin

  Statement of United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres I am profoundly saddened by the sudden passing of my good colleague and friend, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin.  I offer sincere condolences to his family, to the staff of UNFPA, to the Government and people of Nigeria, and to all those around the world touched by this

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With your help we can #EndFGM - Join changemakers from West & Central Africa
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UNFPA Supplies: Transforming and Saving Lives in Benin
UNFPA Supplies: Transforming and Saving Lives in Benin
Ouest TV: Visite officielle du Directeur régional de l'UNFPA au Sénégal
Ouest TV: Visite officielle du Directeur régional de l'UNFPA au Sénégal

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Despite its high economic potential, evidenced by the existence and exploitation of...
From crisis to development around Lake Chad Strategy for an Integrated, Holistic and...
Institutional analysis of the UNFPA response to Ebola Crisis   In Guinea, Liberia and...
The Muskoka Fund was set up in response to an urgent call for action to improve the...

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