Ensuring rights and choices for all


26 November 2019

Nadya’s story: “Teenagers should be equipped with information on how to prevent an unintended pregnancy”

“When they first noticed I was pregnant, I said to my family that I would have an abortion, just like they wanted me to…” said Nadya[1]. “Instead, I decided to keep the baby and didn’t go to my home village for about five months. Having a baby in a village for a woman without a husband is unthinkable, you know it yourself,”

2 November 2018

Turkestan region teachers trained to deliver new Valeology course

Training of trainers (ToT) for teachers of Turkestan region takes place in Shymkent to help empower girls, realize the potential of adolescents and young people

17 August 2018

UN Population Fund has released a video “#HerFuture is our shared Future” about the consequences of early marriages in Kazakhstan

Astana, Kazakhstan 17 August 2018 – UNFPA has released a short video with a hashtag #HerFuture about early marriages in Kazakhstan. The video was made by “Tihiy svet” Documentary Film Atelier and is based on the video by Kazakhstan’s singer Kaliya “Қыз тағдыры» (Her Future). The Steppe website is a partner in this project. To

Adolescents talk about the importance of access to health services
Adolescents talk about the importance of access to health services


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