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24 November 2016
Statement
Empowering women and girls requires renewed efforts to end violence and harmful practices Statement by Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, Executive Director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, on... Read more
25 October 2016
Statement
I wish all United Nations personnel and their families a Happy Staff Day. I am delighted that today, we bring back a tradition that began in 1953. It is a chance for staff to enjoy a pause from work... Read more
20 October 2016
Dispatch
Investing in 10-year-old girls could yield huge demographic dividend, boost national economies Girls are generally well educated in the Eastern Europe and Central Asia region But early marriage,... Read more
11 October 2016
Statement
Statement on Girl's day 2016
Statement of UNFPA Executive Director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, on the International Day of the Girl Child, 11 October 2016 “Is anyone out there even thinking of improving our lives?” asks Susmita,... Read more
11 July 2016
Statement
Investing in teenage girls for a more just, stable and peaceful world Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, United Nations Under-Secretary-General and UNFPA Executive Director 11 July 2016 The teenage years are... Read more
8 July 2016
Dispatch
Investing in teenage girls for a more just, stable and peaceful world Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin,  UNFPA  Executive Director  11 July 2016  The teenage years are for some girls a time of exploration,... Read more
8 July 2016
Dispatch
11 July, 2016 – in 2016 the theme for the World Population Day is “Investing in teenage girls”. On this day, United Nations Population Fund UNFPA draws attention of the society to such issues as... Read more
4 July 2016
Dispatch
Teenage girls in Kyrgyzstan, UNFPA
In many countries, a girl who reaches puberty is deemed by her family and community as ready for marriage, pregnancy and childbirth. She may be married off and forced to leave school. She may suffer... Read more
13 May 2016
Dispatch
The training took place in Batken where a contraceptive prevalence rates is lowest in the Kyrgyz Republic.  The UN mission   participated at the FP training in Batken to observe the quality of... Read more
13 May 2016
Dispatch
  The Kyrgyz Republic continues to implement actions to improve maternal health and address issues contributing to maternal mortality through the MDG Acceleration Framework (MAF) action plan, which... Read more

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