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11 December 2019
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UNFPA GCC joins Qatar in its celebrations marking the Qatar National Population Day

Each year, UNFPA GCC emphasizes the importance of the long term co-operation with the Planning and Statistics Authority (PSA)/the Technical Office of the Permanent Population Committee (PPC) of Qatar... Read more

11 December 2019
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Mobilizing Oman's support and commitment to UNFPA mandate and ICPD Agenda

On 5 November, UNFPA organized a meeting with the delegation of Oman heading to Nairobi to participate in the Summit on ICPD25. The delegation consisted of key officials of several government... Read more

24 November 2019
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Media outlets in Oman feature UNFPA RD statement post ICPD25

On 24th November, 2019 UNFPA GCC held an online press conference for the Regional Director of UNFPA Arab States, Dr. Luay Shabaneh. The Omani media, led by the major news outlet Oman Observer,... Read more

4 September 2019
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UNFPA provides Technical Assistance to NCSI Oman to lay out “The Omani Youth Development Guide”

UNFPA, the sub-regional office for Gulf Co-Operation Council Countries (UNFPA GCC), launched a joint project with the National Center for Statistics and Information (NCSI)- the Department of the... Read more

12 August 2019
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My Body, My Life, My World! – a brand new rallying cry for the SDG generation

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on International Youth Day From their communities to their capital cities, young people everywhere are demanding their rights, as affirmed 25... Read more

11 July 2019
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Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on World Population Day

Want to improve women’s lives and countries’ prospects for prosperity? Expand contraceptive choice. Her life. Her choice. Our future.   Women have a right to make their own decisions about whether,... Read more

19 June 2019
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UNFPA GCC takes part in the Capital Governorate Volunteering Pass in Bahrain by organizing an innovative webinar on ICPD25, volunteerism and youth empowerment

Backed by its mandate to support young women in the region and equip them with the required skills to sustain their employability and engagement in decision making process, UNFPA GCC held a joint... Read more

30 May 2019
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Gender mainstreaming workshop held with Ministry of Social Development Oman

The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), the sub-regional office for GCC countries in Muscat, held a one-week multi-stakeholders workshop in co-operation with the Ministry of Social Development,... Read more

9 April 2019
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Ahead of Nairobi Summit ICPD@25: UNFPA GCC accelerates the promise for women and adolescent girls in Oman by building the national capacities to promote healthy life style and combat NCDs

The department of Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) of the Ministry of health in Oman with the support of the United Nations Population Fund conducted a one day annual national forum on NCDs... Read more

3 February 2019
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UNFPA joins the government of Qatar in its celebrations of the National Population Day

In a national event that was widely covered by the Qatari media outlets, UNFPA took part in the celebrations of the Qatar Permanent Population Committee (PPC) marking the annual Qatar National... Read more

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