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11 October 2016
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  Respect, equality and cultural sensitivity:   Boosting maternal health among Mindanao’s indigenous communities     Remarks by UNFPA Philippines Representative Klaus Beck at the closure of the... Read more
30 September 2016
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UNFPA mourns the sudden passing of Senator Miriam Defensor, a passionate and relentless advocate for reproductive health and rights. We wish to convey our deepest sympathy to her loved ones at this... Read more
29 September 2016
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Department of Health 2016 Breastfeeding and Family Planning Forum The Pearl Manila Hotel 29 September 2016   Theme: Breastfeeding and Family Planning:  Keys to Sustainable Development Honorable NEDA... Read more
22 August 2016
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Some P33 billion in potential lifetime income for teenage girls is lost due to early pregnancy, according to a new study on teen pregnancy. The study funded by UNFPA, the United Nations Population... Read more
25 July 2016
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It has been a year but Bebelonia Andata from an indigenous people’s community in Zamboanga del Sur in southern Philippines, will never forget the joy she felt when she finally received her birth... Read more
11 July 2016
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Hope for our nation’s transformation lies in how well we invest in our teenage girls - their education, health, and employment prospects. This was the message of the international observance of World... Read more
7 July 2016
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The Philippines stands to benefit from its large population of young people but ensuring access to quality education and youth-friendly health services for teenage girls to prepare them as they enter... Read more
20 June 2016
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Penlyn Decena has two children born six years apart. The birth spacing was not purely by choice – she can’t get pregnant too often as she has thin uterine lining that could cause serious... Read more
4 May 2016
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National policies that pay attention to youth issues now will define the quality of life that young people of today will have as they enter adulthood and the working age phase of their lives. This... Read more
29 April 2016
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In 2014, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, released the State of World Population report, The Power of 1.8 Billion: Adolescents, Youth and the Transformation of the Future, which discussed... Read more

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