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11 November 2022
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President Macky Sall of Senegal calls for affirmative action against violence against women and girls at AU’s Men's Conference o

President Macky Sall of Senegal calls for affirmative action against violence against women and girls at AU’s Men's Conference on Positive Masculinity

Dakar, Senegal – 10 November, 2022- The President of Senegal, and Chairperson of the African Union, H.E Macky Sall on Thursday 10 November 2022, said... Read more

9 November 2022
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Second African Union Men's Conference on Positive Masculinity kicks off in Dakar with a youth consultation

Second African Union Men's Conference on Positive Masculinity kicks off in Dakar with a youth consultation

Ahead of the second African Union (AU) Men's Conference on Positive Masculinity in Leadership to End Violence against Women and Girls, on 9-10... Read more

7 November 2022
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Youth Consultation  Second African Union Men's Conference on Positive Masculinity in Leadership to End Violence Against Women an

Youth Consultation Second African Union Men's Conference on Positive Masculinity in Leadership to End Violence Against Women and Girls

The African Union (AU) in partnership with the Government of Senegal and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) is launching, on November 8, 2022... Read more

12 October 2022
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Building resilience for continuity of Sexual and Reproductive Health Services during  Emergencies - The Sierra Leone Experience

Building resilience for continuity of Sexual and Reproductive Health Services during Emergencies - The Sierra Leone Experience

The COVID-19 pandemic constitutes the most significant global public health crisis in a century, with daunting health and socioeconomic challenges.... Read more

10 October 2022
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UNFPA WCA Representatives reflect on changing gears to accelerate slow progress in achieving three transformative results

UNFPA WCA Representatives reflect on changing gears to accelerate slow progress in achieving three transformative results

“I am blown away by the quality of the profiles I interacted with, by the quality of the conversations and discussions about our mandate and... Read more

20 September 2022
Press Release
Towards Ending Obstetric Fistula by 2030: A Call for Transformative Action and Strategic Partnerships to Address the Protracted

Towards Ending Obstetric Fistula by 2030: A Call for Transformative Action and Strategic Partnerships to Address the Protracted Crisis in West and Central Africa

The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), in keeping with the theme of the 77 th United Nations General Assembly, "A Decisive Moment:... Read more

15 September 2022
Press Release
Côte d'Ivoire, South Korea and UNFPA call for increased investment cooperation to eliminate Obstetric Fistula in West and Centra

Côte d'Ivoire, South Korea and UNFPA call for increased investment cooperation to eliminate Obstetric Fistula in West and Central Africa by 2030

The Government of Côte d'Ivoire, in partnership with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the Government of South Korea through its... Read more

18 August 2022
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humanitarian coordination through joint regional initiatives

UNFPA WCARO renews commitment to strengthen humanitarian coordination through joint regional initiatives

The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) West and Central Africa Regional Office has renewed its commitment to support and strengthen humanitarian... Read more

8 August 2022
Press Release
REVIEW AND PLANING WORKSHOP FOR REGIONAL JOINT INTIATIVES

REVIEW AND PLANING WORKSHOP FOR REGIONAL JOINT INTIATIVES

The Regional Office of UNFPA for West and Central Africa organizes a Regional Review and Planning Workshop for the Lake Chad Basin and Liptako-Gourma... Read more

2 August 2022
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UNFPA Equatorial Guinea, the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare and NGOs carried out the "National Campaign on STIs/HIV/AIDS

UNFPA Equatorial Guinea, the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare and NGOs carried out the "National Campaign on STIs/HIV/AIDS targeting key populations

In 2021, a national survey on LGBTI realities, sex workers and prisoners was conducted in the cities of Malabo, Bata, Ebibeyin and Mongomo -... Read more

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