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26 November 2013
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Indonesian Youth 'Capture the Future' in UNFPA Photography Competition

As part of the launch of State of World Population (SWOP) report in Indonesia, UNFPA, the United Nations Fund for Population, conducted a Youth Photography Competition & Exhibition entitled “... Read more

26 November 2013
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UNFPA in Indonesia Focuses on Youth Empowerment for Addressing Adolescent Pregnancy at Launch of State of World Population Report

Activities in Yogyakarta for the launch of UNFPA’s State of World Population (SWOP) Report 2013 highlighted the importance of youth involvement and empowering young women.   UNFPA, the United... Read more

25 November 2013
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Statement for the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

Statement of the UNFPA Executive Director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, for the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women   Violence against women and girls is a violation of... Read more

18 November 2013
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UNFPA Calls for Development Goal on Youth

Youth Involvement during 3rd HLPEP Meeting in Bali, Indonesia, March 2013.   ADDIS ABABA, 15 November 2013— Young people are a vital force that must be front and centre in global development... Read more

8 November 2013
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United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Launches State of World Population (SWOP) 2013 Report: Motherhood in Childhood: Facing the Challenge of Adolescent Pregnancy

Yogyakarta, 8 November 2013 – Each year, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) works together with local governments around the world to produce the State of World Population (SWOP) report on... Read more

31 October 2013
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More than 7 Million Girls in Poor Countries Give Birth Before 18 Each Year, Finds New UNFPA Report

LONDON/UNITED NATIONS, New York — Motherhood in childhood is a huge global problem, especially in developing countries, where every year 7.3 million girls under 18 give birth, according to The... Read more

22 October 2013
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Population Dynamics Affect Climate Change

Population Dynamics Affect Climate Change Population dynamics need to be incorporated in the design of Indonesia’s climate change response strategies   Jakarta, 16 September 2013 – The United Nations... Read more

22 October 2013
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MOWECP, ASEAN Secretariat and UNFPA Facilitate ASEAN Dialogue on Protecting Victims of Trafficking

MOWECP, ASEAN Secretariat and UNFPA Facilitate ASEAN Dialogue on Protecting Victims of Trafficking   Jakarta, 22 October 2013 – Human trafficking is a global crime that affects the most basic... Read more

14 October 2013
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UNFPA Executive Director discusses Post-2015 Priorities at the UN General Assembly Special Forum organised by the Government of Indonesia

  On 27 September 2013, the 68th United Nations General Assembly hosted a special panel discussion organized by Indonesian Government titled "Global Partnership and Sustainable Growth with Equity... Read more

11 October 2013
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Statement on the International Day of the Girl Child

Innovating for Girls’ Education Statement by the UNFPA Executive Director on the occasion of the International Day of the Girl Child on 11 October 2013   More girls are in school today than ever... Read more

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