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News

1 December 2016

HIV prevention goes beyond access to services – it’s about more inclusive societies

Statement by Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, Executive Director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, on World AIDS Day, 1 December 2016 It is past time to get serious about HIV prevention. We cannot hope to end the AIDS epidemic when every day almost 6,000 people are infected with HIV.

25 November 2016

Statement attributable to UNFPA's Director for the Arab states region Dr. Luay Shabaneh:

Cairo, 25 November 2016 - Today, on the International Day to Eliminate Violence Against Women, Termanin Hospital for Gynecology and Obstetrics in Idlib governorate was hit four times.

24 November 2016

Statement attributable to UNFPA Director for the Arab States Regional Office on the attack on M2 Hospital in Aleppo countryside

Cairo, 24 November 2016 - We have learnt about a deadly attack on the M2 hospital in eastern Aleppo last week, where UNFPA supports reproductive health services to protect the health of women and newborns.

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