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23 October 2015
Dispatch
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
Dispatch
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
Dispatch
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
Dispatch
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
Dispatch
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
Dispatch
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
21 November 2014
Dispatch
UNFPA participated in the 2014 Population Studies Mini-Conference themed: Demography and Health Research at Wits on 21 November at the University of Witwatersrand. UNFPA Country Representative Dr.... Read more
19 November 2014
Dispatch
Today the National Department of Social Development and UNFPA in South Africa launched the 2014 State of the World Population Report, titled The power of 1.8 billion: adolescents, youth and the... Read more
10 November 2014
Dispatch
On 5th November UNFPA hosted Her Royal Highness Princess Mary of Denmark. The Princess and the Danish delegation including the Danish Ambassador to South Africa, Rene' Dinesen engaged with UNFPA... Read more
3 November 2014
Dispatch
The Department of Social Development convened a National Coordination Forum with DIRCO, UNFPA and with current implementing partners in Pretoria. The purpose of the meeting was to agree on UNDPA's... Read more

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