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20 October 2020

Trusting statistics to tell the story

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem On World Statistics Day, 20 October 2020   A statistic is not only a number – it tells a human story. It speaks of people’s health and well-being, problems and prospects, and socio-economic circumstances. When collected and analysed well, statistics can advance sustainable

12 September 2020

South-South cooperation takes us further on the road to global solidarity

South-South cooperation is needed more than ever. Yet, multilateral action is under serious threat, even as the COVID-19 pandemic has underscored the urgency of collective efforts.

19 August 2020

Celebrating the Real-life Heroes Battling COVID-19, Crises and Disasters

On World Humanitarian Day, UNFPA commemorates those injured or killed in the course of their duties, and we pay tribute to those who continue to provide life-saving support and protection to people most in need.

#UN75 All India Radio interview with UNFPA India Representative, Argentina Matavel
#UN75 All India Radio interview with UNFPA India Representative, Argentina Matavel

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