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27 March 2020
News
Are pregnant women at higher risk from COVID-19? Research is currently underway to understand the impacts of COVID 19 infection on pregnant women. Data are limited, but at present there is no... Read more
17 March 2020
Statement
UNFPA, the UN sexual and reproductive health agency, is closely monitoring and working with partners, governments and UN agencies to address the outbreak of the new coronavirus disease (COVID-19),... Read more
18 December 2019
News
Azhar (name changed) was 17 when she came to “Mother’s Home” in Nur-Sultan determined to abandon her daughter. “They would put the baby in my arms and I would throw her back on the bed, - Azhar says... Read more
26 November 2019
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“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... Read more
13 November 2019
News
Dear Chair! Ladies and gentlemen! The Republic of Kazakhstan significantly improved health indicators since gaining independence. For example, maternal mortality was reduced by 5,5 times from 76 for... Read more
12 November 2019
Press Release
NAIROBI, 12 November 2019 – From 12-14 November 6,000 high-level delegates from Member States, civil society, celebrities, private sector and international organizations have gathered in Nairobi,... Read more
11 November 2019
News
  UNITED NATIONS, New York – This year marks the 25th anniversary of the ICPD – a milestone in reproductive health and rights. But what was the ICPD? And what does it mean for your rights today?... Read more
11 October 2019
Press Release
Interesting fact: Currently there are 75400 women and girls carrying names «Ulbolsyn» and variations thereof Over half of them (53.6%) live in rural areas There are 294 variations of names with a... Read more
12 September 2019
News
“Some people believe that turning to a psychologist is tantamount to having serious psychological problems. I want to say that it’s just the opposite – turning to these services is one way to help... Read more
17 July 2019
News
Photo - Kazinform
On the 17th of July Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan Gulshara Abdykalikova had a meeting with the Representative of UNFPA for Kazakhstan and Country Director for Kyrgyzstan and... Read more

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