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20 April 2021
News

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

16 April 2021
Press Release

My body is my own: claiming the right to autonomy and self-determination

UNFPA launches the 2021 State of World Population global report   BEIJING, China, 16 April 2021—UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund launched today the 2021 State of World Population global... Read more

8 March 2021
Statement

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

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem International Women’s Day   All over the world, women lead. They lead peace processes, run businesses, establish hospitals and schools. They... Read more

8 March 2021
Statement

To strengthen women’s leadership, we must strengthen their rights and choices in a post-COVID world

UNFPA Asia-Pacific Regional Director Bjorn Andersson issues an urgent message on International Women’s Day.    A year ago, as the COVID-19 pandemic began to engulf the world, we at the United Nations... Read more

8 March 2021
News

Women’s leadership in the global recovery from COVID-19 pandemic

by Siddharth Chatterjee, UN Resident Coordinator in China & Smriti Aryal, Head of Office, UN Women in China On behalf of the UN Country Team in China for International Women’s Day 2021 8 March... Read more

5 March 2021
News

Revising gender-discriminatory village rules and empowering women: The experience of a female village head in China

Ms. Yuan Qing, a village head from Anfeitang Village, Changfeng County, Anhui Province rides through rice fields, on her way to establish partnerships between factories and local women to help... Read more

10 December 2020
Statement

Standing up for human rights more important than ever

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on Human Rights Day 10 December 2020 Realizing human rights, equal and inalienable for every person, is the most just and meaningful goal of... Read more

3 December 2020
Statement

The health systems we build back after COVID-19 must reach everyone

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem On the International Day of Persons with Disabilities 3 December 2020 More than a billion people: that’s how many live with a disability... Read more

3 December 2020
Statement

Opening Remarks by Ms. Navchaa Suren, UNFPA China Officer-in-Charge at the Workshop on Male Involvement in Gender Equality

Beijing, China Distinguished Ms. Lan Qing, Deputy Director General of Rights and Interests Department of All-China Women's Federation, Distinguished Dr. Fang Gang, Founder of China White Ribbon... Read more

1 December 2020
Statement

COVID-19 threatens to exacerbate inequalities faced by many living with HIV

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem On World AIDS Day, 1 December 2020 On World AIDS Day, as we unite in support of people living with and affected by HIV, let us remember all... Read more

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