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20 August 2020
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Community of Practice: a support system for young content creators

“Nothing for youth without youth” is a statement that rings true in all contexts, including in the current COVID-19 pandemic. In this time of heightened public health risks, young people as digital... Read more

10 August 2020
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Indonesia One Disaster Data ensures better coordination during humanitarian crises

“Indonesia is prone to disasters. Therefore, it is necessary to have a disaster statistics framework, which can be used as a good reference for the government as a basis for policy making related to... Read more

10 June 2020
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Reaching domestic violence survivors amid the pandemic

Jakarta, 5 June 2020 “For many women and girls, the threat looms largest where they should be safest. In their own homes. And so I make a new appeal today for peace at home — and in homes — around... Read more

10 June 2020
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Prioritizing youth needs in national COVID-19 response

Jakarta, 10 June 2020   Ninety percent of young people in Indonesia feel anxious during the COVID-19 pandemic, with social distancing measures forcing schools and workplaces to close. This is one of... Read more

15 May 2020
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Private midwifery practice provides sense of safety and comfort to expecting mothers during COVID-19

Jakarta, 5 May 2020 "I feel safer to go to a midwife than to go to a hospital during the COVID-19 pandemic. The midwife is caring with thoughfulness. The midwife clinic is also clean and comfortable... Read more

15 May 2020
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Midwives – celebrate, demonstrate, mobilize, and unite

An IDM2020 commemoration in Indonesia underscores midwives’ lifesaving role – including at this time of COVID-19 It is hard to deny that midwives stand at the front lines of health care, particularly... Read more

5 May 2020
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Celebrating midwives, unsung heroes on the front lines of the COVID-19 crisis

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on the International Day of the Midwife As the world battles COVID-19, women continue to get pregnant and babies are still being born. ... Read more

5 May 2020
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Protecting Pregnant Mothers’ Lives amid COVID-19 Pandemic

  Jakarta, 4 May 2020 Women do not stop giving birth even during the pandemic situation and under large-scale social restrictions. 2015-2045 Indonesia's population projections estimated that the... Read more

4 March 2020
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Bappenas hold UNFPA CP10 Validation Meeting

Jakarta, 4 March 2020. More than 110 participants representing government agencies, NGOs, FBOs, young people, international development partners, as well as experts attended a validation meeting of... Read more

6 February 2020
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Unleashing youth power: A decade of accelerating actions towards zero female genital mutilation

Joint statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem, UNICEF Executive Director Henrietta Fore, UN Women Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka and WHO Director-General Dr. Tedros Adhanom... Read more

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