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10 April 2019

World must work harder to secure sexual and reproductive rights for all, says new UNFPA report

The global reproductive rights movement that began in the 1960s transformed the lives of hundreds of millions of women, empowering them to govern their own bodies and shape their own futures. But despite the gains made over the past 50 years, since the establishment of UNFPA, the United Nations sexual and reproductive health

8 March 2019

Launch of an edutainment radio channel to address child marriage in Rajasthan

Marking International Women’s Day, the Government of Rajasthan and UNFPA launched a cloud-telephony based, radio channel Naubat Baaja to address issues of wellbeing, empowerment and health of adolescents. The state Women and Child Development (WCD) Minister, Ms. Mamta Bhupesh officially launched the channel and applauded this

23 February 2019

Design workshop held for the second phase of UNFPA-UNICEF Global Programme to end child marriage, in Rajasthan

As part of the UNFPA-UNICEF Global Programme to Accelerate Action to End Child Marriage, a design workshop for phase II was conducted in Jaipur, Rajasthan from 18th-23rd February 2019. It witnessed the participation of 12 countries that have high prevalence of child marriage and included Bangladesh, Burkina Faso, Ethiopia,

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