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19 August 2021
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The climate crisis is a humanitarian crisis for women and girls in particular

By Björn Andersson, Asia-Pacific Regional Director, United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) As we mark World Humanitarian Day, we need to take urgent action to engage in climate adaptation, build... Read more

11 July 2021
Statement

The COVID-19 pandemic may have lasting consequences on population

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem World Population Day   For some, it has led some to postponing childbearing. For others, disruptions in health care have led to unintended... Read more

11 July 2021
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The solution to shifting fertility rates lies in prioritizing the reproductive rights of all people

BEIJING, 11 July 2021 – On the occasion of World Population Day, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund in China and Peking University Institute of Population Research launched the Chinese... Read more

11 July 2021
Statement

Remarks by Peng Jiong, Officer in Charge of UNFPA China at the national event in commemoration of 2021 World Population Day

Distinguished Mr. Li Bin, Vice Minister of National Health Commission, Ms. Zong Ming, Vice Mayor of Shanghai Municipal Government,  Dear colleagues, ladies and gentlemen, On behalf of the United... Read more

18 May 2021
Press Release

Reproductive health supplies key to women’s health: UNFPA empowers Chinese vendors to join the UN global marketplace

WUHAN, China, 18 May 2021 -- To enable UNFPA to procure more quality and affordable reproductive health products to meet the demand of developing countries, UNFPA China in collaboration with the... Read more

13 May 2021
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Turning population challenges into opportunities

By Navchaa Suren, Representative a.i. (China), United Nations Population Fund The release of census is always a significant moment for any country. China is no exception. The data, robust and multi-... Read more

5 May 2021
Statement

Trust the evidence: invest in midwives

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem International Day of the Midwife   Every day in every part of the world, midwives save the lives of women and babies and promote the health... Read more

5 May 2021
News

Investing in midwifery training empowers midwives and transforms lives

Cairen Sangji is a Tibetan doctor with the Yushu County Maternal and Child Health Hospital. Before undertaking the national standardized midwifery training in 2020, she had been providing maternal... Read more

28 April 2021
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Opening Remarks of Ms. Suren Navchaa, UNFPA Representative a.i. at the 7th Midwifery Annual Conference

Changsha city, Hunan Province   Distinguished guests, ladies and gentlemen, Good morning! On behalf of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), it is my pleasure to deliver remarks today at the... Read more

20 April 2021
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Seminar on experiences of responding to low fertility organized in Beijing

BEIJNG, China--The Seminar on Experiences of Responding to Low fertility was held jointly by the Department of Population Monitoring and Family Development of National Health Commission (NHC), China... Read more

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