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28 November 2016
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The ICT Entrepreneurship Path event at SQU

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
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Statement of UNFPA Executive Director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, on the International Day of the Girl Child, 11 October 2016

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

1 October 2016
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Statement of UNFPA Executive Director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, on International Day of Older Persons, 1 October 2016

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

19 August 2016
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Message of UNFPA Executive Director on World Humanitarian Day

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
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Statement of the UNFPA Executive Director, Dr.Babatunde Osotimehin, for International Youth Day, 12 August 2016

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

Message of the United Nations Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin on the World Population Day July 11, 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
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UN Secretary General Message on World Population Day 2016

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
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UNFPA GCC office participates in the Joint Mission of the United Nations Interagency Task Force on the Prevention of Non-communicable Diseases to Oman

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
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Statement on the International Day to End Obstetric Fistula - Ending fistula within a generation

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
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5th of May- Statement by Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, Executive Director, UNFPA on the International Day of the Midwife 2016

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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