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3 October 2017
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Tapping the talents and contributions of older persons

A new narrative about the role of older persons is in the making—one that acknowledges their potential to contribute to societies and economies.   Yet this potential may be realized only if older... Read more

27 September 2017
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FAMILY PLANNING IS A RIGHT FOR LIFE

Maternal/newborn health protection and family planning  in Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan Family planning is a right for life. Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, 27-29 September 2017 (Regional workshop) - WHO estimates... Read more

11 September 2017
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UNFPA and Russia partner to improve population data and policies in Kyrgyzstan

The signing ceremony for the KYRGYZSTAT project marked another significant milestone in the cooperation between the two parties, following a similar UNFPA-led and Russia-supported programme in ... Read more

17 July 2017
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Statement of Intent of the Kyrgyz Republic

The Government of the Kyrgyz Republic recognizes that addressing sexual and reproductive health challenges is essential to the development of the country, ending poverty and achieving the Sustainable... Read more

11 July 2017
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World Population Day 2017

July 11, 2017 - in 2017, the theme of World Population Day, which is celebrated annually, is "Family planning - the rights of everyone." On this day, the United Nations Population Fund - UNFPA draws... Read more

11 July 2017
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Message for World Population Day 2017

Family planning: empowering people, developing nations Dr. Natalia Kanem, Acting Executive Director, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund 11 July 2017 Every day, vulnerable women, especially... Read more

5 June 2017
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UNFPA mourns passing of Executive Director

UNITED NATIONS— With profound sadness, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, announces that its Executive Director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, passed away suddenly at his home last night.  He was... Read more

22 May 2017
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Mother's Day

First Lady of Kyrgyzstan Ms. Raisa Atambaeva and Assistant Representative of UNFPA in Kyrgyzstan Mr. Meder Omurzakov  celebrated the Mother's Day at the Clinical Maternity Hospital of the National... Read more

24 November 2016
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Statement by Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, Executive Director of UNFPA

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
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Message on UN staff day

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

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