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26 February 2016
Dispatch
In 2013, UNFPA South Africa established a Youth Advisory Panel (YAP) to demonstrate its commitment to young people’s empowerment. UNFPA empowers young people and youth-serving organizations to... Read more
22 January 2016
In the News
UNFPA Representative, Dr Esther Muia, pays courtesy call to Her Excellency High Commissioner Sandra McCardell at the Canadian High Commission in Pretoria on 22 January 2016.  Due to the strong common... Read more
10 December 2015
Statement
On the occasion of Human Rights Day 10 December 2015 Today, we mark the launch of a year-long campaign for the 50th anniversary of two landmark international treaties. Together, theInternational... Read more
1 December 2015
Dispatch
This year, World AIDS Day coincides with the African conference on controlling HIV and other sexually transmitted infections (STIs). Many people living with HIV, activists, government workers and... Read more
24 November 2015
Dispatch
World Must End Violence against Women: Statement of UNFPA Executive Director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin One in three women worldwide has experienced physical or sexual violence, most often by an... Read more
18 November 2015
Dispatch
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
Dispatch
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
Dispatch
‘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
Dispatch
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

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