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State of World Population 2019

State of World Population Report

Fifty years ago, it was hard for women to obtain contraception and relatively easy to die giving birth. Many women were unable to decide whom and when to marry, and when or whether to have children.

A worldwide movement to give women real choices in life culminated in the 1994 International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD), where a consensus was reached about the links between women’s empowerment, sexual and reproductive health, and rights and sustainable development.

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State of the World Population 2018 The Power of Choice – Reproductive Rights and the Demographic Transition

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State of the World Population 2018

The Power of Choice – Reproductive Rights and the Demographic Transition

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Implementation of the Montevideo Consensus on Population and Development in the Caribbean A review of the period 2013-2018

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Implementation of the Montevideo Consensus on Population and Development in the Caribbean

A review of the period 2013-2018

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Hurricane Irma in the Caribbean – Humanitarian Action Fact Sheet

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Hurricane Irma made landfall across the Caribbean on 6 September 2017. Reported as one of the most powerful storms ever recorded, it has affected Antigua and Barbuda, Anguilla, Bahamas, British Virgin Islands, Cuba, St Barthelme, St. Martin, the Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic, Haiti, US Virgin Islands, and Turks and Caicos. 

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Strengthening the Evidence Base on Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights in the Eastern Caribbean

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The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Sub-Regional Office for the Caribbean/Barbados is working to strengthen the evidence base on adolescent and youth sexual and reproductive health and rights in four countries

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2013 State of World Population: Motherhood in Childhood

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‘Motherhood in childhood” offers a new perspective on adolescent pregnancy, looking not only at the girls’ behaviour as a cause of early pregnancy, but also at the actions of their families, communities and governments. 

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UNFPA In the Caribbean Brochure

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UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund promotes the right of every woman, man and child to enjoy a life of health and equal opportunity. It does so by promoting sexual and reproductive health and rights, gender equality and equity, and supporting the use of population data in the formulation of national policies and programmes. 

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A Rapid Assessment of SRH and HIV Polices, Systems and Services in Grenada

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To date, responses to the HIV epidemic by both the international development community and national governments are still primarily bio-medical. Specifically there is a concentration on treatment and care rather than on prevention and support services, which would both require increased emphasis on psycho-social programming for vulnerable groups.

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UNFPA TT Voice

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UNFPA TT Voice will be an annual publication that aims to provide a conduit of information through which UNFPA Trinidad and Tobago‘s Office (TTO) will update all actors on the work being done, not only by our office, but also, by our partners throughout T&T.

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Myths & Facts Cards

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There is a lot of misinformation and myths out there about sex, sexual health and sexually transmitted infections (STIs). Maybe you've heard something you are unsure about-such as "can you really get an STI from a toilet seat?"

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