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13 February 2017
In the News
Minister of Home Affairs, His Excellency Mohamed F. Noersalim, has appointed Student Ambassadors in Domestic Violence from the Anton de Kom University of Suriname (AdeKUS). The students have been... Read more
29 April 2016
Dispatch
Representatives from the 15 CARICOM Member States will meet in Gros Islet, St Lucia April 29 -30 to agree on a strategy and action plan to reduce adolescent pregnancy in the region. The meeting is a... Read more
12 April 2016
Dispatch
Tuesday April 12th at the New Kingston Conference Centre 5:30pm - 7:30pm
31 March 2016
Press Release
UNITED NATIONS, Panama 31 March 2016 – The Government of Japan has announced a contribution of $250,000 to UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, to purchase contraceptives and other reproductive... Read more
8 March 2016
Statement
For millions of women and girls around the world, gender equality and the full enjoyment of human rights remain elusive. For instance, nearly 14 million children are forced into marriage every year... Read more
1 March 2016
Dispatch
Government units in charge of collecting and analyzing data on violence against women and human trafficking in Belize are now better equipped to do so and to provide reliable data for the population... Read more
19 February 2016
Dispatch
UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, is closely monitoring the outbreak of the Zika virus and warning about its potentially adverse effects on the health of women and babies, particularly in... Read more
29 January 2016
Dispatch
Everyone should take steps to avoid exposure to the Zika virus. Pregnant women and those of childbearing age should take extra care to avoid exposure to mosquito bites, use insecticide-treated... Read more
21 December 2015
Dispatch
  UNFPA Sub-regional Office for the Caribbean has embarked on a sexual and reproductive health information programme, to increase awareness about the health and development challenges posed by... Read more
18 December 2015
Dispatch
On her walk to the bus stop, Shelly, 15, flips through the pages of her black and white notebook, occasionally looking away to memorize her notes. She has an information technology exam in less than... Read more

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