UNFPA: Delivering a world where every pregnancy is wanted,
every childbirth is safe and every young person's potential fulfilled.


19 August 2017

Reproductive health and rights must be protected in crises

Message of UNFPA Acting Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on World Humanitarian Day 2017.

11 July 2017

Family planning: empowering people, developing nations

Message of Dr. Natalia Kanem, UNFPA Acting Executive Director, on the occasion of World Population Day 2017

5 June 2017

Statement by the President of the UN General Assembly on the passing away of Dr. Babatunde

The President of the United Nations General Assembly, H.E. Mr. Peter Thomson, issued a statement on the passing away of Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin.

4 April 2017

Statement by UNFPA on U.S. Decision to Withhold Funding

Official statement from UNFPA regarding the recent decision by the United States to withhold funding for UNFPA activities.


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