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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

3 February 2019
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UNFPA GCC participates in the 2nd UNSPF Workshop in Kuwait and holds ICPD @25 consultation with the Kuwaiti national stakeholders

To support the Kuwaiti government in its efforts to achieve the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) related indicators and Cairo Declaration commitments, UNFPA GCC,... Read more

19 November 2018
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The Second Regional Adolescent and Youth Health Conference in Oman promotes adolescents’ health and development

In a joint innovative initiative, UNFPA GCC, along with several partners including UNICEF, World Health Organization, National Youth Committee Oman, sponsored the Second Adolescent and Youth Health... Read more

28 October 2018
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UNFPA GCC co-sponsors Oman Women Summit

Backed by its mandate to support women empowerment efforts in the GCC countries, and aligned with its strategy that promotes for gender equality and combats gender-based violence (GBV), UNFPA GCC... Read more

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