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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

6 June 2017

Statement by the Secretary-General on the death of Babatunde Osotimehin

I am profoundly saddened by the sudden passing of my good colleague and friend, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin.  I offer sincere condolences to his family, to the staff of UNFPA, to the Government and people of Nigeria, and to all those around the world touched by this loss. The world has lost a great champion of health and well-

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