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5 March 2020
Statement

UNFPA statement on novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and pregnancy

UNFPA, the UN sexual and reproductive health agency, is closely monitoring and working with partners, governments and UN agencies to address the outbreak of the new coronavirus disease (COVID-19),... Read more

24 February 2020
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UNFPA delivers medical equipment, personal protective equipment (PPE) and sanitary items to Hubei in support of the national response to the coronavirus outbreak

BEIJING, China – As part of the United Nations response to support the Government of China’s efforts to contain and mitigate the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in China, the United Nations... Read more

6 February 2020
Statement

A message of hope and solidarity: UN China public statement on 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

Mr. Nicholas Rosellini, United Nations Resident Coordinator *** To all my friends across China, At this difficult time, we need to come together in common humanity, we need to stand together in... Read more

31 January 2020
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WHO declares the new coronavirus outbreak a Public Health Emergency of International Concern

The second meeting of the Emergency Committee convened by the WHO Director-General under the International Health Regulations (IHR) (2005) regarding the outbreak of novel coronavirus 2019 in the... Read more

17 January 2020
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The Post-Nairobi Summit Policy Dialogue – Ahead of Spring Festival, China and UNFPA to step up action towards the ICPD agenda

17 January 2020, Beijing, China - The Government of China and UNFPA China co-convened a Post-Nairobi Summit Policy Dialogue in Beijing on 16 January with the support from China Population and... Read more

10 December 2019
Statement

Message from UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on Human Rights Day

Youth Standing up for Human Rights On this Human Rights Day, we at UNFPA salute the young people who are pushing for progress and making meaningful change in their communities, countries and around... Read more

1 December 2019
Statement

Communities make the difference

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on World AIDS Day This World AIDS Day, UNFPA recognizes the vital role of communities in delivering sexual and reproductive health services... Read more

28 November 2019
Statement

Opening Remarks by Dr. Babatunde Ahonsi, UNFPA China Representative at the 10th Annual Conference on China Maternal and Child Health Development

Chongqing, China Distinguished Mr. Xiong Xue, Vice Mayor of Chongqing Municipality Government, Distinguished Mr. Zhang Wenkang, Honorary President of CMCHA, Distinguished Mr. Chen Ziquan,... Read more

25 November 2019
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Orange the World – Generation Equality Stands against Violence 2019, 16 Days of Activism against Gender Based Violence Campaign

Beijing, November 25, 2019 – This year the UN system in China is marking the 16 Days of Activism against Gender Based Violence, from 25 November to 10 December, with the theme of “Orange the World –... Read more

25 November 2019
News

Message from Dr. Natalia Kanem, Executive Director of UNFPA, on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

The crime of rape is a severe human rights violation, yet it remains widespread around the globe. Sexual violence is an epidemic that thrives in times of conflict and during emergencies, once the... Read more

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