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11 July 2013
Statement
There are over 600 million girls in the world today, more than 500 million of them in developing countries. They are shaping humanity’s present and future. The opportunities and choices girls have... Read more
11 July 2013
News
Around the world, about 16 million girls aged 15-19 give birth each year. In developing countries, out of 100 girls, 19 give birth by age 18 and 3 give birth before age 15. Complications from... Read more
19 June 2013
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June 19, Hangzhou---With support from UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund in China and UNICEF, the United Nations Children’s Fund, National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) organized the China... Read more
1 September 2012
News
Through the facilitation of UNFPA China and Ghana offices, a high level delegation from Ghana composed of senior officials and representatives from the National Population Council (NPC), Ministry of... Read more
10 July 2012
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SHENZHEN, July 10, 2012—In order to promote sexual and reproductive health and rights and youth participation, with the support from UNFPA China (United Nations Population Fund China Office), China... Read more
7 May 2012
BEIJING—While China’s promotion of hospital deliveries in the past 20 years has significantly reduced maternal mortality, midwifery education and support have not received adequate investment,... Read more
7 April 2012
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BEIJING, 7 April 2012 – "Good health adds life to years". This is the theme of this year's World Health Day, commemorated every year on 7 April, the anniversary of the founding of the World Health... Read more
1 March 2012
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ZHOUSHAN, Henan, China- After suffering pressure from her husband and father-in-law, Qiaofang eventually managed to have a son. The young mother already had two beautiful girls, but in China a... Read more
1 January 2012
Press Release
Beijing— On World AIDS Day, UNFPA China supported an event at Tsinghua University in which more student representatives from more than 20 universities in Beijing participated. Organized by the China... Read more
5 July 2011
News
BEIJING--Sex workers’ grassroots organizations met with UN agencies and government representatives to discuss how to further efforts to reduce HIV infections among sex workers and clients of sex... Read more

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