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25 November 2021
Statement

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on the International Day to End Violence against Women

Violence in the online world is real. It is also wrong, and it must be stopped.

30 September 2021
News

Asia-Pacific is the world’s most rapidly ageing region, but are we ready?

International Day of Older Persons, 1 October 2021 Opinion Editorial by UNFPA Asia-Pacific Regional Director Björn Andersson   Imagine it is the year 2050. In Asia-Pacific, one in four people will... Read more

19 August 2021
News

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

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

UNFPA, is committed to working with the Government of China to advance and strengthen the sexual and reproductive health and reproductive rights of... Read more

11 July 2021
Statement

The COVID-19 pandemic may have lasting consequences on population

For some, it has led some to postponing childbearing. For others, disruptions in health care have led to unintended pregnancies.

11 July 2021
News

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

On the occasion of World Population Day, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund in China and Peking University Institute of Population Research... 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

To enable UNFPA to procure more quality and affordable reproductive health products to meet the demand of developing countries, UNFPA China in... Read more

13 May 2021
News

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 on International Day of the Midwife.

5 May 2021
News

Investing in midwifery training empowers midwives and transforms lives

On the occasion of the International Day of the Midwifery, we honour the contribution of all midwives to humanity, and highlight the evidence for... Read more

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