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19 August 2016 - 19 August 2016


World Humanitarian Day

World Humanitarian Day is a time to recognize those who face danger and adversity in order to help others. It is also an opportunity to celebrate the spirit that inspires humanitarian work around the world.

There are more young people in the world than ever before. With proper investment in their education and health, they could transform their countries' economies and futures.

11 July 2016 - 11 July 2016


World Population Day

In 1989, the Governing Council of the United Nations Development Programme recommended that 11 July be observed by the international community as World Population Day, a day to focus attention on the urgency and importance of 

People affected by the conflict in Yemen receive dignity kits from UNFPA.

23 May 2016 - 24 May 2016


World Humanitarian Summit

In our rapidly changing world, we must continually seek better ways to meet the needs of millions of people affected by conflicts and disasters.