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6 May 2014
Press Release
New data from the United Nations reveal that maternal deaths have declined by 45 per cent since 1990. Some 523,000 deaths occurred from complications in pregnancy or childbirth in 1990; in 2013, that... Read more
5 May 2014
Statement
Globally, in the past two decades, maternal death has declined by nearly half. In the same period, skilled birth attendance has increased by 15 per cent, with two out of three deliveries worldwide... Read more
11 April 2014
News
Beijing, 11 April 2014 – National and international experts gathered in Beijing to share perspectives and knowledge on the Family Violence Legislationat a two-day roundtable event hosted by the ACWF... Read more
11 April 2014
News
UNFPA China and its partners of the joint data project - National Statistics Bureau (NBS) and UNICEF - held an annual project meeting to review progress made in 2013, and to discuss plans for 2014.... Read more
4 April 2014
News
As we celebrate World Health Day 2014, we should recognise the huge progress which China, and the world, have made in the response to HIV. Globally, new HIV infections have fallen by one third since... Read more
8 December 2013
News
Beijing, 8 December 2013--- Initiated by the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) China Office and Sohu.com, the Awards Ceremony of Acting for Youth Short Movie Competition was held in China... Read more
6 December 2013
News
One in two men interviewed reported using physical and/or sexual violence against a female partner during lifetime, according to the findings of the first ever quantitative study in China on gender-... Read more
24 November 2013
News
On the eve of the 14th International Day of Elimination of Violence against Women (24th November 2013), the first annual meeting of the China White Ribbon Volunteers Network, supported by the United... Read more
30 October 2013
Press Release
LONDON/UNITED NATIONS, New York, 30 October 2013 — Motherhood in childhood is a huge global problem, especially in developing countries, where every year 7.3 million girls under 18 give birth,... Read more
13 October 2013
News
On the occasion of celebrating the first national day of the elderly in China, one important commitment to make is to let the elderly live free of violence and abuse. This is a commitment to be made... Read more

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