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3 December 2013
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"I escaped to the Catholic mission on 11th September. That saved my life. Armed men were killing and looting on their way. I am happy to be alive but I have to confess that living conditions here... Read more
1 December 2013
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The UNFPA Executive Director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, acknowledged the significant progress made in reaching the goals of zero in the fight against HIV/AIDS, pointing out that the fastest way of... Read more
28 November 2013
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Given that one of every three women in the world has been subjected to physical, emotional and/or verbal abuse in her lifetime, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) leadership has reasserted... Read more
27 November 2013
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Within the framework of the 16 Days of Activism against Gender Violence (25th November to 10th December), our online team asked Mr Ouedraogo to present the situation of the region in terms of types... Read more
25 November 2013
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The Executive Director of the UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, Dr Babatunde Osotimehin, reaffirms the organisation's commitment to working for the prevention of all forms of violence... Read more
20 November 2013
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The West and Central Africa Region of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) is known for its high fertility rates, maternal mortality ratios and infant mortality rates subsequently lagging... Read more
15 November 2013
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ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Young people are a vital force that must be front and centre in the global agenda, said Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, Executive Director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population... Read more
13 November 2013
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ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA – Countries that have the greatest need for family planning are at the forefront of global progress to expand access to contraceptive information, services and supplies,... Read more
8 November 2013
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Niamey (Niger) The president of the World bank Group, Mr Jim Yong Kim, announced on 6th November in Niger a pledge of US$200 million to improve women’s reproductive health and girls’ education in the... Read more
8 November 2013
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NIAMEY, NIGER – “You are the future of Niger, and there is no reason why UNFPA should not support you,” said UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin during a visit to the country on 6... Read more

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