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News

5 May 2021

Trust the evidence: invest in midwives

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on International Day of the Midwife.

28 April 2021

Opening Remarks of Ms. Suren Navchaa, UNFPA Representative a.i. at the 7th Midwifery Annual Conference

On the occasion of the upcoming International Day of the Midwife, I would like to express our deepest respect and appreciation to the extraordinary and life-saving work that midwives do every day, often under very...

8 March 2021

Celebrate women leaders on the frontlines of the COVID-19 response and beyond

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on 2021 International Women’s Day

Publications

The State of the World’s Midwifery (SoWMy) 2021 builds on previous reports in the SoWMy...
My Body is My Own - Claiming the right to autonomy and self-determination
UNFPA Asia and the Pacific: Respect, Recognize and Engage, making sexual and reproductive health information and services accessible for persons with disabilities