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1 December 2016
Statement
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... Read more
25 November 2016
Statement
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. UNFPA, the... Read more
24 November 2016
Statement
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... Read more
21 November 2016
Press Release
A UNFPA tribute to the contributions of Her Highness Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak
Egypt, Cairo - On the occasion of Universal Children’s Day, the Arab regional office of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, awarded Her Highness Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak, founder and... Read more
21 November 2016
Statement
Statement by Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, Executive Director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, 25 November 2016 This... Read more
18 November 2016
Dispatch
Iraq centre brings specialized care to gender violence survivors
DUHOK, Iraq – The town of Duhok, in northern Iraq, is filled with survivors of conflict. More than 46,000 people are scattered across three displacement camps, and thousands more are living outside... Read more
17 November 2016
Dispatch
Hana’a was married off at 15. She endured brutal violence at the hands of her husband. © UNFPA Yemen IBB, Yemen – Last year, Ayisha was married at only 13 years old. She delivered a baby several... Read more
13 November 2016
Midwife Justine Mangwi was not able to save the newborn's mother. © UNFPA South Sudan... Read more
8 November 2016
QAYYARAH, Iraq – With military operations underway to retake Mosul from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, also known as ISIS or Daesh), thousands of civilians have fled and displacement... Read more
1 November 2016
Dispatch
  SANA’A, Yemen – The conflict in Yemen has been catastrophic for its civilian population. Thousands have been killed and over 12 million people are now targeted for humanitarian assistance.... Read more

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