Ensuring reproductive rights for all


22 May 2018

Leaving no one behind: Let us commit to ending fistula now!

Pregnancy and childbirth should be among the happiest of occasions in a woman’s life. Unfortunately, this is not the case for many of the world’s poorest and most marginalized women.

16 May 2018

Statement attributable to Dr. Luay Shabaneh, UNFPA Director for the Arab Region, on the Humanitarian Situation in Gaza

I am following closely with deep concern the alarming humanitarian situation and increased number of causalities especially among youth in Gaza.

9 May 2018

Amid grinding conflict, Yemen’s midwives go to heroic lengths to save lives

“Sometimes, the cases are beyond my help,” Ms. Ahmed explained. “I remember one such incident. A family came rushing to me to see a woman in labour. When I reached their house, I realized the woman was suffering from...



Libya has witnessed unprecedented youth momentum in terms of size and proportion, which...
As of the end of March 2018, UNFPA’s response in Yemen, has reached nearly 24,000 people...

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