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Pregnant at 13

UNFPA Trinidad & Tobago PSA Teenage Pregnancy

Wise Up (Jamaica) Episode 1

World Population Day 2013 Video: Jamaica

World Population Day 2013 Video: Suriname

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Adolescent Pregnancy is not just a Health issue - UNFPA

   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 adolescent pregnancy, and provoke action to address the problem in the region.
 
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Final Hurdle Removed for Jamaica’s Teen Moms Returning To School

   Shelly is one of about seven thousand girls under 19 in Jamaica who give birth every year. Like many others since 1978, she turned to the Women’s Centre of Jamaica Foundation – a government agency that educates and counsels teen mothers during their pregnancies.
 
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UNFPA's State of World Population 2015 sets new agenda for humanitarian response to step up support for millions left behind

The health needs of women and adolescents are too often neglected in humanitarian response to natural disasters and conflicts around the world, even though whether women and girls live or die in a crisis often depends on access to basic sexual and reproductive health services like midwives and HIV prevention, says a new report released today by UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund. more

UNFPA DELIVERS SUPPORT TO DOMINICA IN THE AFTERMATH OF TROPICAL STORM ERIKA

In a move to ensure the safety and dignity of Dominican women and girls, in the aftermath of Tropical Storm Erika, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund’s Sub-Regional Office for the Caribbean (SRO) is offering reproductive health kits to support safe birth, and in collaboration with UN Women is distributing dignity kits, which contain hygiene supplies for women and girls of reproductive age. UNFPA and partners are also working to prevent gender-based violence on the island, which is known to increase in the aftermath of disasters. more

Caribbean Regional Meeting on Sustainable Development Held in Barbados

Caribbean authorities including government officials and members of civil society met in Bridgetown, Barbados, August 25-27 to discuss matters relating to sustainable development in the Caribbean. more

Strengthening HIV prevention programmes that target sex workers

Sex work is defined by the Global Network of Sex Work Projects and UNAIDS as the exchange of sexual gratification for gifts or favours.  These can range from cash to goods, promotion, rent, food, clothes, hair-does, car or taxi rides, party invites, vacations or just profiling with a person or group of persons. more

Song: "United" - 7BillionActions.org

 

By the end of 2011, the world will have reached 7 billion people.  UNFPA is leading an innovative global campaign to bring awareness to the opportunities and challenges that this milestone represents.  Music has always been the best way to speak to the hearts of people.  Playing for Change has partnered with UNFPA to present an oiginal song around the world to serve as an anthem for such an important time.


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Review on Public Healthcare Protocols, Guidelines & Proceedures on GBV in Barbados
Report on the Review of Public Health Care Protocols on GBV in Barbados

Gender-based violence is an umbrella term for any harmful act perpetrated on the basis of socially constructed gender roles.

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Condom use among Sex Workers in Suriname
Condom Use among Sex Workers in Suriname

This report presents the results of a study on the access to, and consistent and correct use of, condoms among sex workers in Suriname, South America.