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12 November 2020

Nairobi Summit Anniversary

New York, 12 November 2020 -- As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to take a heavy toll on the health and economies of countries around the world, governments, non-governmental organizations, international financial institutions and the private sector are stepping up political, financial and in-kind support for programmes that

1 October 2020

Kazakhstan is at a relatively early stage of demographic transition - population ageing

By Gaziza Moldakulova, National Coordinator on Population, Development and Gender at UNFPA Kazakhstan   Global view on ageing   The UN Secretary-General has identified demographic change as one of five mega-trends that are shaping our common future. All countries experience demographic change in one way or another: as

30 June 2020

“Against my will”: The State of World Population 2020 is a call to end practices that harm women and girls

30 June 2020, NUR-SULTAN - Every year, millions of girls around the world are subjected to practices that harm them physically and emotionally, according to the State of World Population 2020, released today around the...


Preventing coronavirus among people with disabilities


Family planning helps individuals decide the number and spacing of their children. It...
"Against my will: defying the practices that harm women and girls and undermine equality...

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