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25 May 2016
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AFRICA DAY VARIETY SHOW   As part of the continent’s commemoration of Africa Day, which is celebrated annually on May 25, the United Nations in South Africa hosted a variety show of poems, song,... Read more
29 April 2016
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 Statement by Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, Executive Director, UNFPA, The United Nations Population Fund   5 May 2016   On this International Day of the Midwife, UNFPA, the United Nations Population... Read more
1 April 2016
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On 1 April 2016, UNFPA, in partnership with Johnson & Johnson, hosted a planning workshop at the Burger’s Park hotel in Pretoria to facilitate the planning of the Youth Satellite session at the... Read more
18 March 2016
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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
14 March 2016
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In his opening remarks, His Excellency Ambassador Anders Hagelberg of the Swedish Embassy in Pretoria reflected on the importance of partners coming together and as stakeholders having a platform to... Read more
7 March 2016
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For millions of women and girls around the world, gender equality and the full enjoyment of human rights remain elusive. For instance, nearly 14 million children are forced into marriage every year;... Read more
26 February 2016
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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
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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
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

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