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17 January 2018
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Message from Dr. Natalia Kanem, UNFPA Executive Director    The new year is a time for reflection and for resolutions – a time to take stock of our successes and challenges, to strengthen our resolve... Read more
7 December 2017
Statement
Statement of UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem for Human Rights Day, 10 December 2017     Today, as we commemorate the anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, we... Read more
25 October 2017
Ulakan Camp, Karangasem District, Bali
For Balinese, Mount Agung is more than a just mountain. In rituals, it symbolises Mother Nature protecting the Island of Bali and its people. Most of the time, mother nature is quiet. However, in... Read more
17 October 2017
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Malang, 17 October 2017 Significant inequalities in reproductive health and family planning exist in Indonesia.  While the gaps have been narrowing since 2012, educated women, those from higher... Read more
17 October 2017
Press Release
• Only about half of the world’s women hold paid jobs • Globally, women earn 77 per cent of what men get • Three in five women worldwide lack maternity leave, many pay “motherhood penalty”   UNITED... Read more
11 October 2017
Statement
Statement of UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem for the International Day of the Girl Child 11 October 2017   Girls today enjoy better life prospects than previous generations in many ways.... Read more
11 October 2017
The accurate management of logistics and evacuation of affected groups in humanitarian settings is critical to avoid life threatening situations. This was one of the important principles discussed... Read more
2 October 2017
Health is critical in the achievement of all Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Provision of quality health services is not only critical for the achievement of Goal No. 3 (Good Health) but also... Read more
31 August 2017
  On 29-31 August 2017, UNFPA participated in an international conference at the University of Gadjah Mada, Yogyakarta on “Demographic Dividend and Youth: Opportunities, Challenges and Policy Agenda... Read more
31 July 2017
Speakers at the 2017 WPD national seminar (left to right) Bambang Brodjonegoro (BAPPENAS), Wendy Hartanto (BKKBN), Annette Sachs Robertson (UNFPA), Surya Chandra Surapaty (BKKBN) and Indonesia’s father of FP Haryono Suyono (front center)
JAKARTA, Indonesia; 31 July 2017: At the World Population Day 2017 commemoration, speakers stressed that rights-based FP is needed for population development that enhance the wellbeing of families... Read more

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