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11 October 2018
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A Skilled GirlForce is a force for change!

Dr. Natalia Kanem Executive Director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund Statement on the Occasion of the International Day of the Girl 11 October 2018   We believe in the power of girls to... Read more

29 August 2018
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The International Youth Day 2018 is celebrated with youth engaging activities in Oman

UNFPA GCC and Y-Peers Oman planned for two activities to observe the International Youth Day in August. The aims of these activities were to motivate members of the Y-Peer network in the country,... Read more

9 May 2018
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Celebrating the journey to motherhood

UNITED NATIONS, New York – May is a time for motherhood. Dozens of countries around the world observe Mother’s Day this month, celebrating the strength and beauty of mothers everywhere. The fifth of... Read more

6 May 2018
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UNFPA GCC and Ministry of Social Development in Oman conduct 3-day workshop

On 30 April- 2 May, UNFPA Sub-regional office for the GCC countries (UNFPA GCC) conducted a three-day workshop in co-operation with the Ministry of Social Development in Oman under 2018 UNFPA GCC... Read more

6 February 2018
Statement

Joint Statement of UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem & UNICEF Executive Director Henrietta H. Fore for International Day of Zero Tolerance for FGM

A race against trends     Female genital mutilation is many things: A violent act that causes infection, disease, childbirth complications and even death. A cruel practice that inflicts lasting... Read more

18 September 2017
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UNFPA GCC and Ministry of Education in Oman hold a five days workshop on Adolescents Health Manuals

The United Nations Population Fund- GCC sub regional office along with the Ministry of Education represented by the General Directorate of the Education Programmes, held a 5 days workshops (17-21... Read more

9 July 2017
Statement

Acting UNFPA ED message on WPD 2017

MESSAGE FOR WORLD POPULATION DAY 2017 BIRTH SPACING: empowering people, developing nations Dr. Natalia Kanem Acting Executive Director UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund 11 July 2017 Every day... Read more

8 May 2017
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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... Read more

4 May 2017
Statement

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... Read more

7 March 2017
Statement

Statement of UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin on International Women’s Day, 8 March 2017

  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

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