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30 June 2020

Single mother in Mindanao survives domestic abuse, earthquakes

TULUNAN, NORTH COTABATO, The Philippines  --- The rainy season has come again, and for "Sarah" (not her real name), a single mother in her late 20s from Tulunan, it only brings back bitter memories.  Keeping an eye to her little store and her two young children, aged three and one, Sarah vividly remembers the pains that she

6 April 2020

Joint Press Release of UNFPA, Unicef, WHO, and WFP

MANILA, Philippines, 06 April 2020 – the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), the World Health Organization (WHO), the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), and World Food Programme (WFP) today called on those...

24 February 2020

Japan will provide 68.9 mil PHP grant aid for protection and empowerment of women for peacebuilding in Mindanao through UNFPA

MANILA, Philippines, 24 February 2020 — The Government of Japan will provide a grant aid over 147 million Japanese Yen (approximately 1.35 million US Dollar, or 68.9 million Philippine Peso) through the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in the Philippines, for “the Project for the Capacity Building of the Bangsamoro


UNFPA Philippines Quarterly Progress Report - 2020/Q1
As in most crises, the COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted access to critical sexual and...

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