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22 April 2014
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  In Talas, on April 22, a round table meeting took place to discuss questions regarding the implementation of functional education measures of the National Action Plan on Achieving Gender Equality... Read more
4 April 2014
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  Bishkek, 4 April 2014 Jogorku Kenesh (Kyrgyz Parliament) jointly with UNFPA CO conducted the Round Table on Achievements and challenges of the ICPD PoA implementation in Kyrgyzstan. In 2012... Read more
28 January 2014
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  “This year, Kyrgyzstan will take part in the preparation of a Global Report on the State of Midwifery in the World”, UNFPA Assistant Representative, Meder Omurzakov said. This process, he... Read more
17 May 2013
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  Kyrgyzstan has one of the highest maternal mortality indicators in the Central Asian region and is reported to be lagging behind in terms of meeting the target in achieving the Millennium... Read more
17 May 2013
A role model is a great influence in deciding how to live our lives. Many people admire celebrities, journalists, authors, academics and musicians for inspiration and guidance. Who do you think is a... Read more
10 May 2013
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  Every Saturday starting with 18:15, the TV series (Teleklinika) will air nationwide on the OTRKchannel (Kyrgyz public television). The 12 episodes will be broadcasted in Kyrgyz language and will... Read more
5 May 2013
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  Skilled midwives, with the equipment and support they need, can spell the difference between life and death for close to 300,000 women each year, and ten times that many infants. On this... Read more
12 April 2013
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  For the first time since independence in 1991, one of Kyrgyzstan’s regions succeeded in reducing maternal mortality to zero: in the north-western Talas region, not a single woman died during 2012... Read more
14 November 2012
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  Family planning is a lifestyle choice but in many countries where UNFPA works, this lack of choice can prove fatal. BISHKEK, 14 November 2012 – according to the newly released State of World... Read more
11 October 2012
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  Thursday, 11 October 2012: UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund called today for a national campaign to end the harmful traditional practice of early marriage in Kyrgyzstan. Dr. Babatunde... Read more

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