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2 October 2016
Dispatch
On Sunday, 2nd of October 2016, UNFPA’s Sub-regional Office for the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Countries, represented by its staff members: Mr. Salah Al-Saleh, Programme Analyst, Ms. Shaima Aly,... Read more
1 October 2016
Statement
The Transformative Force of Population Ageing   Population ageing – one of the most significant trends of the 21st century – represents both a cause for celebration and a challenge. To ensure that... Read more
15 September 2016
Dispatch
UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, Sub-Regional Office for the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries, held a Puppet Shadow Theatre advanced training workshop "Noor Omani" at the Majan... Read more
19 August 2016
Statement
This World Humanitarian Day, we call for global solidarity and stand together with everyone affected by crisis. We unite as one humanity.   We share a common responsibility to reach those furthest... Read more
11 August 2016
Statement
Young People and the Road to 2030 UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, celebratesInternational Youth Day by reaffirming and recognizing the central role of young people in promoting the well-... Read more
11 July 2016
The teenage years are for some girls a time of exploration, learning and increasing autonomy. But for many others, it is a time of increasing vulnerability and exclusion from rights and opportunities... Read more
10 July 2016
Dispatch
The international community has committed to a new sustainable development agenda built on the principles of equity and human rights.  A central objective of the Sustainable Development Goals is to... Read more
5 July 2016
Dispatch
On 10-12 April, 2016, UNFPA GCC, participated in the Joint Mission of the United Nations Interagency Task Force (UNIATF) on the Prevention and Control of Non-communicable Diseases (NCDs) to Oman. ... Read more
23 May 2016
Statement
By Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, United Nations Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund   Obstetric fistula is almost exclusively a condition of the... Read more
4 May 2016
Dispatch
On this International Day of the Midwife, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, salutes the contribution of midwives to saving the lives of women, adolescent girls and newborns, sometimes under... Read more

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