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4 April 2017
Statement
UNITED NATIONS, New York, 4 April 2017—UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, regrets the decision by the United States to deny any future funding for its life-saving work the world over. This... Read more
21 March 2017
Statement
The UNFPA is one with the country in mourning the loss of former Senator Leticia Ramos-Shahani. The Shahani-Ramos families lost a dear bastion of light and inspiration, and the Philippines - a... Read more
12 January 2017
News
The Executive Order No. 12 issued by President Rodrigo Duterte supporting the full implementation of the Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health (RPRH) Law is a major push for the government’s... Read more
20 October 2016
News
The State of World Population 2016   UNFPA’s State of World Population 2016 report shows that empowering today’s 10-year-old girls could yield huge demographic and economic dividends and build better... Read more
11 October 2016
News
  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
News
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
News
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

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