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11 October 2016
Statement
Making Girls Count in the Sustainable Development Goals Era “Is anyone out there even thinking of improving our lives?” asks Susmita, a teenager from Odisha, India. Susmita has never gone to school.... Read more
11 October 2016
Feature Story
On Tuesday, 11 October 2016, the Youth Advisory Panel (YAP) under the United Nations Population Fund commemorated International Day of the Girl Child at Bhekathina High School, in Estcourt... Read more
4 October 2016
Dispatch
An innovative and creative mobile platform for young people, ilovelife.mobi, was launched today, 4 October 2016, in Madzikane Ka Zulu Memorial Hospital in Mount Frere in the Eastern Cape. With... Read more
1 October 2016
Statement
The Transformative Force of Population Ageing   Population ageing – one of the most significant trends of the 21st century – represents both a cause for celebration and a challenge. To ensure that... Read more
28 August 2016
Feature Story
On a bright Sunday morning on the 28 August 2016 the Deputy Minister of Social Development, Honourable Hendrietta Bogopane- Zulu, convened a girl’s assembly in the rural Mareetsane village of the... Read more
12 August 2016
Dispatch
Statement of the UNFPA Executive Director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, for International Youth Day UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, celebrates International Youth Day by reaffirming and... Read more
25 July 2016
Feature Story
Commemoration of World PopulationDay, Youth Month and the International Nelson Mandela Day celebrations under the theme: “Moving South African youth forward by investing in teenage girls” The... Read more
20 July 2016
Dispatch
At the margins of the at the 21st International AIDS Conference, held in Durban, a satellite session entitled “HIV Prevention in Girls and Young Women in South Africa,” was held on 20 July 2016. At... Read more
19 July 2016
In the News
On 18 July 2016, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and the Deputy President of South Africa, Mr Cyril Ramaphosa, engaged in an exciting dialogue with young people from across Africa, when they met on... Read more
18 July 2016
Feature Story
Dubbed a session with a difference, on 18 July 2016, UNFPA Country Office in South Africa, in collaboration with Johnson & Johnson and the South African National Department of Health hosted a... Read more

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