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18 November 2015
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The Country Office in South Africa had the wonderful opportunity to host Mr Björn Andersson, the UNFPA Chief of Staff in the Office of the Executive Director. Courtesy call with Ambassador of... Read more
13 November 2015
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Report from WHO, UNICEF, UNFPA, World Bank Group and the United Nations Population Division highlights progress GENEVA/NEW YORK, 12 November 2015 – Maternal deaths have fallen by 44 per cent since... Read more
4 November 2015
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‘Working together to achieve common goals’ was the running theme in Durban when 35 representatives from key KwaZulu Natal (KZN) provincial departments, civil society organizations, service providers... Read more
24 October 2015
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The United Nations in South Africa today took part in the global campaign to commemorate UN Day and the 70th anniversary of the organisation. 70 students from schools in Tshwane joined UN staff and... Read more
23 October 2015
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Planning is easy but plans mean nothing without implementation! This was the message that approximately 50 government officials, civil society partners and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA... Read more
11 October 2015
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Statement of UNFPA Executive Director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, on The International Day of the Girl Child, 11 October Today, as we celebrate the International Day of the Girl Child, the world has... Read more
1 October 2015
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Statement on the International Day of Older Persons Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, UNFPA Executive Director 1 October 2015 Sustainable Cities for All Ages Population ageing and urbanization are major... Read more
22 September 2015
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It is widely acknowledged that South Africa’s rate of rape, as a particular form of gender- based violence (GBV) is one of the highest in the world.  According to the 2014 KPMG report “Too costly to... Read more
28 August 2015
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CONFERENCE STATEMENT Southern African Students and Youth Conference on Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights: “Youth SRHR and the Post-2015 Agenda: A Time to invest in young people to harness the... Read more
25 November 2014
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UNFPA was grateful to be part of the visit for Baroness Lindsay Northover, the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for International Development, UK. The Baroness visited one of our partners,... Read more

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