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11 July

World Population Day
Theme: “Vulnerable Populations in Emergencies”

12 August

International Youth Day

19 August

World Humanitarian Day

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UNFPA Leads Sub Regional Efforts to Restore Maternal Health Services to Post Ebola Liberia

Liberia has intensified efforts to rebuild its health services, including maternal and newborn health left exposed as a result of the major Ebola Virus Disease outbreak. more

Nigeria: His Eminence, Sultan of Sokoto ready to partner with UNFPA

Sokoto, Nigeria. On 13 August, his Eminence, Sultan of Sokoto – Sa’ad Muhammadu Abubakar III has indicated his readiness to partner with UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, to promote girl child education, reduce maternal deaths and prevent fistula. more

Noble Energy and the UNFPA sign a Funding Agreement to support the Government of Equatorial Guinea scale up its healthcare services

Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, 14 August 2015. In an effort to support the Government of Equatorial Guinea scale up its healthcare services and further improve maternal, Noble Energy EG Ltd. and UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, have signed a Funding Agreement. more

Silent no more: Radio in Cameroon amplifies the voices of women and girls

MOKOLO, Cameroon – Conditions are often harrowing for women and girls in Cameroon’s Far North Region. Violence, child marriage and maternal death are all too familiar experiences in this part of the country.
But these grave concerns are being tackled head-on in an unexpected place: The local 95.8 FM radio station.

Family planning fair dispels rumours, empowers women

AHUA, Côte d’Ivoire – As the crowds poured into the fairground in Ahua Village, in rural Côte d’Ivoire, it was clear that this would not be an ordinary festival. Instead of games and prizes, the village square was filled with midwives, health workers and educators directing people to private consultations on family planning. more
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The School of Husbands, Niger

 "The School of Husbands" project aims to get men actively involve in the promotion of reproductive health.

Fighting fistula in Chad
Changing family planning environment in Burkina Faso