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23 May 2017

Statement of UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin on the International Day to End Obstetric Fistula

  Hope, healing, and dignity for all Over the past year, I witnessed the total transformation of two women’s lives. Jumwa, from Kenya, was successfully treated for obstetric fistula at the age of 83, after living with this terrible and treatable condition for 66 years. Alice, from Malawi, was treated at the age of 77, after

8 May 2017

UNFPA and MoH Oman hold 5 days workshop on Y-Peer educational manuals

  UNFPA GCC provided Technical Assistance to Ministry of Health (MoH) in Oman to launch a ToT on the Y-Peers training manuals for health educators at the Ministry.  The five-day workshop curriculum consists of seven manuals, including Y-Peer Educators Manual, Y-Peers Manual, road safety, tobacco abuse, violence among youth

4 May 2017

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin for the International Day of the Midwife, 5 May 2017

Midwives, Mothers and Families: Partners for Life Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin for the International Day of the Midwife, 5 May 2017 UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, celebrates the heroic and life-saving work that midwives do every day, often in very trying circumstances. Thanks to 

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The newsletter of the First Quarter of year 2017 
 UNFPA GCC Quarterly Newsletter [Oct-Dec 2016] / Volume V- Issue IV
When a girl reaches age 10, her world changes. A flurry of life-changing events pulls her...
UNFPA GCC Quarterly Newsletter [July- September 2016]

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