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6 February 2018
Statement
Sharleen, aged 17, enters the school where she continues her studies in Kenya. Her teachers supported her to resist mutilation and early marriage. “My family wanted me to be cut and get married, but I refused,” she said.  “I have stayed firm in pursuing my education.” Photo by Luca Zordan for UNFPA.
Statement of UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on Female Genital Mutilation 06 February 2018   UNITED NATIONS, New York, 6 February 2018—About 68 million girls face female genital mutilation... Read more
11 October 2017
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Statement of UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem for the International Day of the Girl Child 11 October 2017   Girls today enjoy better life prospects than previous generations in many ways.... Read more
3 October 2017
Press Release
UNITED NATIONS, New York, 3 October 2017 — Dr. Natalia Kanem was appointed Executive Director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, today by Secretary-General António Guterres. She holds the... Read more
2 October 2017
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ST. JOHN’S, Antigua and Barbuda – A scurry of activity greeted visitors at one of Antigua’s two largest temporary shelters, National Technical Training Centre, which houses around 70 Barbudans... Read more
17 September 2017
Trinidad KEY PARTNERS INFORMATION Organization Address Contact # Website addres NGO Cyril Ross Nursery 7 El Dorado Road, Tunapuna 1 (868) 323 7415 http://www.svdptt.org/cr_nursery.htm St. Dominic's... Read more
9 September 2017
Barbados Organizations in Barbados Organization Name Address Contact Number Website Address Delegation of the European Union to Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean States, the OECS and CARICOM/... Read more
9 September 2017
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines is a small Eastern Caribbean State in the Windward Island chain of the Lesser Antilles, consisting of 30 islands, inlets and cays with a total land area of 345km2.... Read more
9 September 2017
The Commonwealth of Dominica is the largest (790 km2) and most northerly of the Windward Islands in the Lesser Antilles is situated between the French islands of Martinique and Guadeloupe. The island... Read more
9 September 2017
/*-->*/ Belize KEY PARTNERS INFORMATION Organization Address Contact # Website addres NGO Belize Family Life Association 2621 Mercy Lane Belize City (501) 203-1018 http://www.bflabelize.... Read more
9 September 2017
Saint Kitts and Nevis, which are of volcanic origin, are separated at their closest point by a three-kilometer channel. Nevis the smaller of the two has a surface area of 93.2 square kilometers (36... Read more

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