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7 March 2017
Statement
  Universal access to reproductive health—the key to gender equality Gender equality is a human right. Women are entitled to live in dignity and in freedom from want and fear, without discrimination... Read more
14 February 2017
Dispatch
On 14th of February 2017, Mr. Antonio Guterres, Secretary General of the United Nations arrived on a day-long visit to the Sultanate of Oman, along with a delegation. Guterres was received by H E... Read more
6 February 2017
Statement
The world must make faster progress to end female genital mutilation by 2030 It irreparably damages girls’ bodies, inflicting excruciating pain. It causes extreme emotional trauma that can last a... Read more
1 December 2016
Statement
It is past time to get serious about HIV prevention. We cannot hope to end the AIDS epidemic when every day almost 6,000 people are infected with HIV. Progress on prevention has stagnated. Since 2010... Read more
28 November 2016
Dispatch
Backed by its mandate and vision to empower youth, ensure gender equality and strengthen young people engagement in the development and decision making process, UNFPA, the United Nations Population... Read more
11 October 2016
Statement
Making Girls Count in the Sustainable Development Goals Era Statement of UNFPA Executive Director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, on the International Day of the Girl Child, 11 October 2016 “Is anyone out... Read more
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

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