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7 April 2022
Press Release

UNFPA Humanitarian Director Visits Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province

Ms. Shoko Arakaki, Director of UNFPA’s Humanitarian Office in Geneva is visiting Pakistan to view UNFPA’s humanitarian interventions, especially for... Read more

31 March 2022

A proud partnership for the empowerment of young people in Pakistan

“The sad demise of my dear friend due to lack of knowledge and inadequate medical facilities during childbirth motivated me to become a change maker... Read more

7 February 2022

Healing trauma in survivors of gender-based violence

Services at the WFHS are supported by UNFPA, the United Population Fund, and the People's Primary Healthcare Initiative (PPHI), with funding... Read more

4 February 2022

Overcoming GBV while living with a disability

Meanwhile, a social mobilization team from the Sarhad Rural Support Programme (SRSP) had interacted with Haseena during awareness sessions. She was... Read more

26 October 2021
Press Release

President for increasing coverage of Lady Health Workers to provide preventive and curative care

President Dr Arif Alvi has called for increasing the coverage of Lady Health Workers in the country to ensure the provision of preventive and... Read more

14 October 2021

Healing from mental health and GBV with hope

UNFPA, along with its partner Rozan, has further trained the psychologists providing psychosocial support for anxiety and fear related to COVID-19... Read more

13 October 2021

Serving mothers and babies in the aftermath of an earthquake

Ms. Shabina Tareen, 35, from Harnai, Balochistan, was sleeping peacefully with her 10-day old twins when she was jolted into wakefulness by a... Read more

21 August 2020

Maternal mortality decreased to 186 deaths per 100,000 live births

Maternal mortality ratio (MMR) in Pakistan has decreased from 276 deaths per 100,000 live births as per Pakistan Demographic and Health Survey

18 November 2019

Surviving Fistula – A story of resilience from Pakistan

Razia Shamshad, known to many as the Fistula Survivor, has a story to tell: “Helping women suffering from fistula is my mission in life. No woman... Read more

11 July 2019

World Population Day 2019

World Population Day 2019 is celebrated on 11 July 2019. The theme this year's World Population Day is “25 years of the ICPD: Accelerating the... Read more