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5 May 2020

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on the International Day of the Midwife, 5 May 2020

  As the world battles COVID-19, women continue to get pregnant and babies are still being born.  Childbirth doesn't stop for pandemics, and neither do midwives. They are working tirelessly on the front line in maternity wards, health centres and women's homes around the world, risking their own lives and wellbeing to save the

1 May 2020

UN calls for peace at home during COVID-19 outbreak in Kazakhstan

Nur-Sultan – The combination of economic and social stresses brought on by the pandemic, as well as restrictions on movement, have impacted everyone but more so the most vulnerable including women and girls, people with disabilities, the elderly, those with underlying health conditions in almost all countries. UN Secretary-

24 April 2020

Informative cards developed to harmonize family relations and prevent domestic violence in the time of COVID-19 outbreak (in Kazakh)

A communications campaign targeting families to bring them closer together during the difficult time of COVID-19 pandemic has been conducted by the National Commission for Women, Family and Demographic Policy under President of the Republic of Kazakhstan and UNFPA. Informative cards carrying key messages for various groups of

Preventing coronavirus among people with disabilities
Preventing coronavirus among people with disabilities

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Report Population Situation Analysis of the Republic of Kazakhstan (80-pager)
A Summary of Population Situation Analysis of the Republic of Kazakhstan (20-pager). 

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