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4 October 2017
Press Release
UNITED NATIONS, New York, 3 October 2017 — Dr. Natalia Kanem was appointed Executive Director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, today by Secretary-General António Guterres. She holds the... Read more
1 October 2017
Statement
A new narrative about the role of older persons is in the making—one that acknowledges their potential to contribute to societies and economies.   Yet this potential may be realized only if older... Read more
28 September 2017
News
A workshop was organized on 27th Sep 2017 to diseminate findings of a study on quality & rights issues in Postpartum Intrauterine Contraceptive Device (PPIUCD). 86 District Corporation health... Read more
27 September 2017
News
Chirali Scheme being launched at Jawahar Kala Kendra on 26th September 2017
26th September 2017, Jawahar Kala Kendra, Rajasthan - Gender Based discrimination and Violence against women emanates from gender inequality and patriarchy prevalent in the society. Inspite of... Read more
24 September 2017
News
 UNFPA and SNEHA
On 19th September 2017, UNFPA and SNEHA organized Kishori Melawa on vocational guidance in Paunpada area in Kalwa East, Thane district, Maharahtra. There were more than 100 girls who participated in... Read more
19 September 2017
News
Safety Audit, Kalwa: Mapping Gendered Access to the Community
As part of the workshop held with our Change Agents in Kalwa (Thane, Maharashtra), SNEHA team working with adolescent girls supported by UNFPA India conducted a safety audit exercise with 36... Read more
10 August 2017
News
August 10, 2017 New Delhi : The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in India, and Institute of Gerontology, Heidelberg University, Heidelberg, Germany (IfG) have agreed to engage in collaborative... Read more
7 August 2017
Press Release
United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Bhubaneswar Smart City Limited (BSCL)
4th August 2017, Bhubaneswar: Under the citizen connect programme of the Bhubaneswar Smart City plan, a workshop on “Youth Connect” was organised by the Bhubaneswar Smart City Limited in partnership... Read more
25 July 2017
Press Release
UNITED NATIONS, New York, 21 July 2017—UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, is appealing for $308 million to deliver life-saving work in 2017 to support about 38 million people, including more... Read more
11 July 2017
World Population Day 2017
Every day, vulnerable women, especially those who are poor and are refugees, face social, economic and geographic obstacles to voluntary family planning services and information. Fifty years ago... Read more

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