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25 June 2021
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Image of a graduate of the Comprehensive Sexual Education Training of Trainers Virtual Certification Ceremony in Belize

Belizean youth engaged on gender equality and changing negative socio-cultural gender norms

Two-hundred and forty Belizean Youth are being engaged via a Spotlight Initiative funded activity to promote gender equality and change negative socio-cultural gender norms that sustain family... Read more

25 June 2021
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Improving young people’s access to sexual and reproductive health information and services in Trinidad and Tobago

With Support from the UNFPA Subregional Office for the Caribbean and other partners, the National AIDS Coordinating Committee (NACC) in collaboration with the Family Planning Association of Trinidad... Read more

24 June 2021
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Community-led Response to mother-to-child HIV Transmission in Jamaica

In partnership with the Jamaican Community of Positive Women and the Ministry of Health and Wellness, UNAIDS and UNFPA – UNFPA Caribbean is collaborating in 2021 to empower mothers living with HIV to... Read more

24 June 2021
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Participants in the Minimum Initial Service Package (MISP) for integrated Reproductive Health, HIV and Gender-Based Violence prevention and response in disasters workshop.

UNFPA Caribbean collaborates with OECS Commission to strengthen humanitarian outreach in the Eastern Caribbean

Health care providers, gender institutions, national disaster agencies and civil society organizations in four Caribbean countries have benefited from a workshop on how to respond to the reproductive... Read more

24 June 2021
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Image Gender Analysis for National Roadmap with SDG 5 - Gender Equality

UNFPA and partners develop Gender Analysis Roadmap in Suriname joint project

UNFPA in partnership with UNDP, UNEP, FAO, and government entities is supporting the development of a National Roadmap for a Sustainable Financial System, to realize national development and climate... Read more

24 June 2021
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UNFPA Vision 2030 Goals - End unmet need for family planning, End preventable maternal deaths, End gender-based violence and harmful practices

Charting a blueprint for engagement with the Caribbean over the next five years

Collaborative. Engaging. Rigorous. Fulfilling. Worthwhile. Such is the process of developing the programme document for UNFPA’s Sub-Regional Office for the Caribbean (SROC) – UNFPA’s blueprint for... Read more

24 June 2021
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Image India Development Partnership Fund - Reducing Adolescence Pregnancy in Guyana

India funded project to reduce adolescent pregnancy in Guyana commemorates 2nd anniversary 

Tuesday, June 9th, 2021, marked the 2nd anniversary of the signing of the agreement between the Government of Guyana and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA); for the India UN Development... Read more

24 June 2021
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Picture of a collapsed roof caused by the deposition of volcanic ash following the eruption of the La Soufriere volcano in St. Vincent and the Grenadines

UNFPA support to St. Vincent and the Grenadines during the recent volcanic eruption

Thursday 8 April 2021 was an unforgettable day for St. Vincent and the Grenadines and the entire Caribbean. It was the date that the La Soufriere volcano erupted. This triggered an immediate... Read more

24 June 2021
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UNFPA Collaborates with Transwave and UNAIDS to develop Transgender Health Strategy in Jamaica

In Jamaica, disclosure of transgender identity may raise concerns regarding stigma, discrimination, social exclusion, and gender-based violence. Evidence from a situation analysis developed by... Read more

5 May 2021
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International Day of the Midwife Message - Alison Drayton

Midwives play a very important role in our society. Through their phenomenal work, they protect the life of women and newborns daily and contribute to the wellness and survival of our population.... Read more

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