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Date: 05/04/2017
Source: UNFPA
Type: In the News
GISENYI, Rwanda – “Mothers and babies lose their lives due to complications that could have been prevented,” Burcard Umuhoza, 28, told UNFPA in a frank conversation about the trials he faces as a midwife in the Gisenyi District Hospital in Rwanda. “A challenge that hurts a lot is that some women choose to deliver their babies at home, and when they experience complications, they rush to hospital...
Date: 05/03/2017
Source: UNFPA Lao PDR
Type: Updates
A LANDMARK EVENT, A BLUEPRINT FOR THE FUTURE: THE FIRST NATIONAL FAMILY PLANNING CONFERENCE IN LAO PEOPLE’S DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC   Vientiane, May 3, 2017 – A landmark event is taking place in the Lao People’s Democratic Republic this week, as the government holds the country’s first-ever national family planning conference, with the support of the United Nations Population Fund, UNFPA. The...
Date: 04/26/2017
Source: Kingdom of Belgium, Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation.
Type: Updates
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Development Cooperation Alexander De Croo today signed two programmes in Benin, related to the promotion of sexual and reproductive health and rights. Belgium will be cooperating with UNICEF to help combat child marriages. With the support of our country, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) will be setting up an information project aimed at young...
Date: 04/13/2017
Source: ICFP
Type: Updates
The fifth International Conference on Family Planning (ICFP) will take place in Kigali, Rwanda, from November 12 to 15, 2018. The announcement was made today by the Bill & Melinda Gates Institute for Population and Reproductive Health and the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Rwanda, the conference co-hosts. The ICFP will be held at the state-of-the-art Kigali Convention Centre, which in...
Date: 04/06/2017
Source: The Monitor
Type: In the News
The US State Department has announced it is ending funding for the United Nation Population Fund (UNFPA), the international body's agency focused on family planning as well as maternal and child health in more than 150 countries. A statement by the State Department dated April 4 says it is withholding $32.5m (Shs116b) in funding for the 2017 Fiscal Year because the UNFPA "supports, or...
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