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5 May 2020
Statement

Opening Remarks of Dr. Babatunde Ahonsi, UNFPA China Representative at the Meeting to Mark International Day of the Midwife organized by China Maternal and Child Health Association

As we commemorate the International day of the Midwife, we also wish to call upon governments and policy makers to implement conducive workforce... Read more

5 May 2020
News

Celebrating the heroic midwives in China’s fight against COVID-19

Midwives are central to everything we do at UNFPA, the United Nations sexual and reproductive health agency. In China and globally, we celebrate the... Read more

5 May 2020
Statement

Celebrating midwives, unsung heroes on the front lines of the COVID-19 crisis

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on the International Day of the Midwife, 5 May 2020

28 April 2020
Press Release

New UNFPA projections predict calamitous impact on women’s health as COVID-19 pandemic continues

As the COVID-19 pandemic rages on, the number of women unable to access family planning, facing unintended pregnancies, gender-based violence and... Read more

8 March 2020
Statement

UNFPA China acknowledges female healthcare workers on Women's Day

Women healthcare workers are a key pillar of China's response to COVID-19.

7 March 2020
Statement

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on International Women's Day, 8 March 2020

I am Generation Equality: Working together to achieve a gender-equal world

5 March 2020
Statement

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

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

24 February 2020
News

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

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

6 February 2020
Statement

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

UN China public statement on 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

31 January 2020
News

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

Statement on the second meeting of the International Health Regulations (2005) Emergency Committee regarding the outbreak of novel coronavirus (2019-... Read more

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