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12 February 2018
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UN Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth gives Keynote address at the youth pre-conference for the 8th Africa Conference on Sexual Health and Rights

The UN Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth, Jayathma Wickramanayake, in a keynote speech at the youth pre-conference on Sexual Health and Rights (SHR), called on youth sexual and reproductive rights... Read more

15 November 2017
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Ms. Laura Londen, Deputy Executive Director, Management mission to South Africa

Ms Laura Londen, the Deputy Executive Director, Management (DED-M) travelled to the East and Southern Africa (ESA) region on mission from 11-19 November 2017. The mission, in part to participate in... Read more

25 October 2017
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State of the World Population 2017: Statement by Dr. Natalia Kanem, UNFPA Executive Director

The State of World Population 2017 Worlds Apart: Reproductive Health and Rights in an Age of Inequality Our world is increasingly unequal. But this inequality is not only about money. It’s also about... Read more

3 October 2017
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Late World Population Day commemoration proves a success!!

Each year, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) collaborates with the South Africa Government through the Department of Social Development by organising a forward looking event to commemorate... Read more

19 August 2017
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Message of UNFPA Acting Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem World Humanitarian Day 19 August 2017

Reproductive health and rights must be protected in crises   Message of UNFPA Acting Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem World Humanitarian Day 19 August 2017   Every woman has the right to decide... Read more

14 June 2017
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Satellite Session on Gender Based Violence and implications for HIV for young people at Youth Conference, 9-11 June organized by the Higher Education and Training HIV/AIDS Programme (HEAIDS) 2017

On 9th June 2017 the United National Populations Fund (UNFPA) in partnership with the UNWomen in South Africa, hosted a very lively and interactive satellite session “Gender- Based Violence (GBV) as... Read more

14 June 2017
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Satellite Session on South Africa: Harnessing the Demographic Dividend at Youth Conference, 9-11 June organized by the Higher Education and Training HIV/AIDS Programme (HEAIDS) 2017

The United National Population Fund (UNFPA) in South Africa, hosted an engaging satellite session “South Africa: Harnessing the Demographic Dividend” during the Youth Conference on 10 June 2017 in... Read more

13 June 2017
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UNFPA at the Higher Education and Training HIV/AIDS Programme (HEAIDS) 2017 conference

There was excitement in the air as the first ever to be held Higher Education and Training HIV/AIDS Programme (HEAIDS) conference took place in Durban on 9- 11 June 2017. HEAIDS was formed to develop... Read more

8 May 2017
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The UNFPA Youth Advisory Panel (YAP) launches its Youth Publication in Kwa-Zulu Natal

It was smiles all around on 4 May 2017 in Durban as the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), in partnership with the KZN Department of Social Development, launched the “Voices of the Youth... Read more

26 April 2017
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UNFPA announced as winner in the 21st Annual Webby Awards

Announced on behalf of the International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences, we are honoured and humbled that UNFPA has won the Webby People's Voice Award and received more votes than any other... Read more

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