Shelter From the Storm: The State of World Population 2015

07-Dec-2015
The health needs of women and adolescents are too often neglected in humanitarian responses to natural disasters and conflicts around the world, says a new report released by UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund. Read
 

Young Leaders Take the Stage at ‘Youth Blast’

10-Dec-2014
At the age of 25, Yurdhina Meilissa, better known to her friends as Icha, quit her job as a clinical doctor in Jakarta and took off to a remote district in Central Sulawesi to serve in a community health care centre for a year. The experience there changed her life. Read
 

SWOP Report Highlights Power of Indonesia’s Young People

10-Dec-2014
Indonesia’s 65 million young people have the power to transform the nation’s future, so long as they are provided with the rights and opportunities to do so. Read
 

World’s 1.8 Billion Young to Propel Changes

28-Nov-2014
Jakarta, 28 November 2014 – Developing countries with large youth populations could see their economies soar, provided they invest heavily in young people’s education and health and protect their rights, according to The State of World Population 2014, published on 18 Nov 2014 by UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund. Read
 

World’s 1.8 Billion Young Can Propel Socioeconomic Development, New UNFPA Report Shows

18-Nov-2014
UNITED NATIONS, New York, 18 November 2014 —Developing countries with large youth populations could see their economies soar, provided they invest heavily in young people’s education and health and protect their rights, according to The State of World Population 2014, published today by UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund. Read
 

State of World Population 2012 launches in Indonesia: UNFPA report calls for universal access to voluntary family planning

15-Nov-2012
Jakarta, 14 November 2012 — Millions of people continue struggle for the right to plan the number and spacing of their children, according to a report by UNFPA titled, "State of World Population 2012: By Choice, Not By Chance: Family Planning, Human Rights and Development," which launched in Indonesia today at Jakarta’s InterContinental MidPlaza Hotel. Read
 

State of World Population 2012: By Choice, Not By Chance - Family Planning, Human Rights and Development

14-Nov-2012
Jakarta, 14 November 2012— The right to access family planning is widely recognized in the global community, but denied to millions around the world. The costs of ignoring this right include poverty, social exclusion, poor health, and gender inequality, according to a new report by the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA). Read