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21 September 2022
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Adolescent pregnancy and motherhood must be made visible to build a better future for girls and adolescents in Peru

Adolescent pregnancy and motherhood must be made visible to build a better future for girls and adolescents in Peru

Adolescent pregnancy and motherhood must be made visible to build a better future for girls and adolescents in Peru

20 July 2022
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UNFPA commemorated 50 years in Peru on World Population Day

UNFPA commemorated 50 years in Peru on World Population Day

UNFPA commemorated 50 years in Peru on World Population Day

14 July 2022
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A world of 8 billion

A world of 8 billion: Towards a resilient future for all - Harnessing opportunities and ensuring rights and choices for all

In 2011, the world reached a population of 7 billion. This year, the number will hit 8 billion, prompting the attendant responses. Some will marvel at the advancements in health that have extended ... Read more

10 June 2022
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UNFPA donates medical equipment in San Juan de Lurigancho

Improvement in medical equipment to reduce preventable maternal deaths in San Juan de Lurigancho

Within the framework of the VAMOS JUNTAS Project, medical equipment, medicines and supplies were delivered for quality childbirth care in the district of San Juan de Lurigancho. This project is... Read more

8 March 2022
Statement

Women and girls pay a heavy price during conflicts and emergencies

Statement by Dr. Natalia Kanem on International Women’s Day 8 March 2022 More than 1.7 million people, mostly women and children, have now fled from their homes in Ukraine to neighbouring countries... Read more

13 December 2021
Press Release

Women and girls’ needs require urgent attention as climate shocks, conflict and COVID-19 fuel humanitarian crises

$835 million is needed to provide life-saving essential services to meet health and protection needs of 54.5 million displaced women, girls and young people in 2022 UNITED NATIONS, New York, 13... Read more

2 December 2021
Press Release

UNFPA launches bodyright, a new ‘copyright’ symbol to demand protection from online violence

“It’s time for technology companies and policymakers to take digital violence seriously,” said UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem. “Right now, corporate logos and copyrighted IP receive... Read more

1 December 2021
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Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on World AIDS Day 2021

Pandemics will thrive as long as inequalities do As the world endures a third year of the COVID-19 pandemic, we cannot forget that we are also on the cusp of the fifth decade of the AIDS pandemic.... Read more

25 November 2021
Statement

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on the International Day to End Violence against Women

Violence in the online world is real. It is also wrong, and it must be stopped. It may seem like the online world is safe for women and girls. What could possibly happen, at home or in school or in... Read more

15 November 2021
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In follow-up to the Nairobi Summit, High-Level Commission calls for urgent, ambitious action to end alarming disparities in sexual and reproductive justice

>> Review the report The first report of the independent advisory body comes at a time when the COVID-19 pandemic has seen a harrowing setback in women and girls’ rights New York City, 15... Read more

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