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17 November 2017
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Swaziland has a population of 1,093,238 people according to the 2017 Census Preliminary Results launched by the Deputy Prime Minister Mr. Paul Dlamini who was representing the Right Honourable Prime... Read more
27 October 2017
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Swaziland joined the world in commemorating International Day of the Girl Child. The national theme was ‘The Power of the Adolescent Girl: Vision 2022’ which call for the recognition of the... Read more
27 October 2017
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Honourable Minister of Economic Planning and Development (MEPD), Prince Hlangusempi (centre) flanked by the UN Resident Coordinator Mr. Israel Dessalegne, MEPD Principal Secretary Mr. Stewart... Read more
11 October 2017
  Girls today enjoy better life prospects than previous generations, in many ways. Prosperity and nutrition are improving, child marriage and teenage pregnancy are declining, and female educational... Read more
4 October 2017
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Dr. Natalia Kanem Appointed UNFPA Executive Director UNITED NATIONS, New York, 3 October 2017 — Dr. Natalia Kanem was appointed Executive Director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, today... Read more
24 August 2017
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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... Read more
28 July 2017
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Like most African countries, Swaziland also has a very youthful population, with about 34% of the population aged 10 - 24 years, which translates to over 400,000 young Swazis. Apart from grappling... Read more
29 June 2017
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            Honourable Minister of Economic Planning & Development (MEPD) launching the document with Minister of Sports Youth & Culture. Looking on are UN Resident Coordinator & MEPD... Read more
12 June 2017
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  UNFPA Representative Sharareh Amirkhalili making her remarks © UNFPA Swaziland 2017   UN Family Observing a moment of silence ©UNFPA Swaziland 2017   UN Family Swaziland paying tribute to the... Read more
6 June 2017
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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... Read more

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