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16 August 2019
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National Convention Center, Beijing On behalf of United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), I wish to thank China’s National Health Commission for this opportunity to speak at the 2nd China-Arab States... Read more
15 July 2019
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UNITED NATIONS, New York—UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, notes with regret the determination by the United States of America to withhold funds from UNFPA for the third consecutive year.... Read more
11 July 2019
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Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on World Population Day Women have a right to make their own decisions about whether, when and how often to become pregnant. That right was... Read more
4 July 2019
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July 4 2019, Changchun City, Jilin Province On behalf of the United Nations Population Fund, I would like to express my sincere thanks to the National Health Commission and the Changchun Municipality... Read more
7 June 2019
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Hu Lan (third to the left) launched China’s first Dance4Life young pioneer band  for promoting youth sexual and reproductive health.
Wherever young people gather in China, there is an elephant in the room. It’s too embarrassing for many people to discuss, so they don’t. And so the elephant keeps getting bigger.  Sexual and... Read more
21 May 2019
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The China Women’s and Children’s Health Conference co-hosted by China Preventive Medicine Association (CPMA), The George Institute for Global Health (TGI) and the United Nations Population Fund (... Read more
14 May 2019
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Today, Ms. Wen and Ms. Yan see eye-to-eye on the equality of women and girls. © Dushan Township Family Planning Office/Zhang Min
LILING, China – Not long ago, Wen Xiujuan was swept up in a romance. Against the wishes of her parents, she moved to the small village of Liling, 300 km from her hometown, to marry a young man named... Read more
3 May 2019
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Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem for the International Day of the Midwife, 5 May 2019   Midwives are public health heroes, ensuring that a woman can have a healthy pregnancy,... Read more
30 April 2019
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A youth representative sharing her story with Dr. Natalia Kanem on her participation in the UNFPA Leadership Project in Beijing on 25 April 2019. Photo credit: BIEG
The Belt and Road Initiative proposed by China is crucial for achieving the Sustainable Development Goals contained in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, especially for the Goals 3 and 5 on... Read more
19 April 2019
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The 52th session of the United Nations Commission on Population and Development was held at headquarters in New York from 1 to 5 April 2019. Under the theme "Review and appraisal of the Programme of... Read more

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