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3 May 2013
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Joint Statement UNFPA and the International Confederation of Midwives, 5 May 2013

Skilled midwives, with the equipment and support they need, can spell the difference between life and death for close to 300,000 women each year, and... Read more

28 April 2013
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Harnessing population dynamics can boost national resilience: theme of the annual meeting of the Population Coalition in Makassar

MAKASSAR, Indonesia: The interconnection between population dynamics and national resilience was highlighted at the recent seminar in Makassar. “The... Read more

26 March 2013
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Sachs, Bongaarts underscored the importance of population and family planning for sustainable development

At the UNFPA Indonesia-sponsored Expert Group Meeting on Population Dynamics and the Post-2015 Development Agenda in Bali, March 2013, two noted... Read more

25 March 2013
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Press Release: Expert Group Meeting on Population Dynamics and the Post-2015 Development Agenda

BALI, Indonesia, 25 March 2013: For sustainable development that is equitable and respects human rights, the Post-2015 Development Agenda should take... Read more

14 March 2013
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UNFPA Youth Advocate calls for future development agenda to engage young people

Jakarta, 20 February 2013 — Young people need to be seen as collaborative development partners in the future, UNFPA Youth Advocate Angga Dwi Martha... Read more

8 March 2013
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UN Principals Joint Statement on Ending Violence Against Women and Girls

We, the undersigned Heads of United Nations organisations, are deeply concerned that violence against women and girls continues to be one of the most... Read more

1 March 2013
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Statement on the Occasion of International Women's Day, 8 March 2013

On the occasion of International Women's Day, I want to take this opportunity to renew the commitment of UNFPA, the United Nations Population... Read more

13 February 2013
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Agencies agree to share data for disaster management: UNFPA facilitates agreement between BPS and BNPB

Jakarta, 5 February 2013— A data-sharing agreement signed today by Statistics Indonesia (BPS) and the National Disaster Management Agency (BNPB)... Read more

13 February 2013
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Miss Universe talks HIV prevention in UNFPA youth dialogue

When Miss Universe 2012 Olivia Culpo turned up to talk HIV prevention with youth at Pacific Place last Saturday, she might have expected to hear... Read more

6 February 2013
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Fewer Girls Threatened by Female Genital Mutilation: UNFPA and UNICEF call for accelerated efforts as the practice begins to decline

UNITED NATIONS, New York, 6 February 2013—Fewer girls are subjected to the life-threatening practice of female genital mutilation/cutting (FGM/C)... Read more

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