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24 January 2018

Message from UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem

Message from UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem The new year is a time for reflection and for resolutions, a time to take stock of our successes and challenges, to strengthen our resolve and to set goals for the future. For UNFPA, this year marks a beginning as we roll out our new Strategic Plan. As the new Executive

24 August 2017

Swaziland launches International Youth Day Activities for 2017

Honourable Minister of Sports Culture, And Youth Affairs Mr. D. Ngcamphalala flanked by the UNFPA Assistant Representative, Ms. Margaret Thwala-Tembe (right), Swaziland National Youth Council Chairperson, Mr. Babsy Mavuso, The Ministry’s Principal Secretary Prince Mlayeto and the Under Secretary, Mr. Henry Zeeman, left, Ms.

6 June 2017

UNFPA mourns passing of Executive Director

UNITED NATIONS— With profound sadness, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, announces that its Executive Director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, passed away suddenly at his home last night.  He was 68 years old. “This is a devastating loss for UNFPA and for the people, especially women, girls and youth, he dedicated his life



A collation of national demographic data and information on the youth population of...
Officially launched globally on the 20th October 2016, the State of World Population (...

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