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13 July 2018
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Ministry of National Development Planning (Bappenas), with technical support from UNFPA, developed the 2017 Youth Development Index (YDI). This initiative was undertaken in collaboration with the... Read more
11 July 2018
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Family planning is a human right   MESSAGE FOR WORLD POPULATION DAY  Dr. Natalia Kanem Executive Director UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund     11 July 2018     Fifty years ago, the... Read more
23 May 2018
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Leaving no one behind: Let us commit to ending fistula now!   Statement of UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on the International Day to End Obstetric Fistula, 23 May 2018   Pregnancy and... Read more
17 May 2018
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On this International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, stands with all members of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI... Read more
5 May 2018
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Angga Dwi Martha, UN Youth Adviser for SDGs Implementation in Indonesia, gave a speech at TEDx (Technology, Entertainment, and Design) Ubud about the untapped potential of youth in Indonesia. Angga... Read more
4 May 2018
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Indonesian midwives
Every year on 5 May the world commemorates the International Day of The Midwife to highlight the crucial role of midwives in promoting maternal, newborn and child health. This day is dedicated to... Read more
28 April 2018
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Religious leaders and religious institutions are considered to have contributed to the success of the family planning programme in Indonesia. The decline in the total fertility rates from 5.6... Read more
8 March 2018
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UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem International Women’s Day, 8 March 2018   The economic inequalities plaguing much of the world today are reinforced by many other forms of inequality,... Read more
5 March 2018
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Rivaldo Taime, 13, had the courage to seek help for his family. © UNFPA/Matthew Taylor
JAYAPURA, Indonesia – “My daughter used to hide all sorts of things from me,” said Martina, 41, at a support group session in Jayapura, in the far-eastern Indonesian province of West Papua. “But here... Read more
6 February 2018
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JOINT STATEMENT UNFPA EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR DR. NATALIA KANEM UNICEF EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR HENRIETTA H. FORE International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation 6 February 2018   A race... Read more

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