Ensuring reproductive rights for all


6 February 2018

A race against trends

Female genital mutilation is many things: A violent act that causes infection, disease, childbirth complications and even death. A cruel practice that inflicts lasting emotional harm and preys on the most vulnerable,...

12 January 2018

New Year, New Beginnings

The new year is a time for reflection and for resolutions -- a time to take stock of our successes and challenges, to strengthen our resolve and to set goals for the future. For UNFPA, this year marks a beginning as we...

25 November 2017

Commit to ending gender-based violence by 2030: UNFPA Executive Director

UNFPA has committed to an end to gender-based violence and harmful practices by 2030, the year when the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals are due to be achieved.


This book brings together many ideas that have been discussed for some time in...
UNFPA's flagship State of World Population report 2017


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