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8 March 2019
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Message of UNFPA Philippines Representative Iori Kato for International Women's Day   To commemorate this year’s International Women’s Day, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) is standing in... Read more
7 March 2019
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March marks the annual Women’s Month celebration –  As part of a series of events to formally kick things off, SPARK! and the Office of the Vice President, in partnership with the Embassies of... Read more
1 March 2019
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Message of UNFPA Philippines Representative Iori Kato  Don’t Tell Me How To Dress Exhibit at Gateway Mall   MAGANDANG UMAGA PO, SA INYONG LAHAT! Thank you very much for inviting me to represent the... Read more
25 January 2019
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MANILA, Philippines - Challenging the idea that sexual assault is a woman’s fault because of what she wears, UNFPA, the United Nations sexual and reproductive health agency, and UN Women, the United... Read more
3 December 2018
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Honorable Executive Director, Commission on Population (POPCOM), Dr. Juan Antonio A. Perez III Honorable Chairperson, Philippine Commission on Women, Dr. Rhodora T. Masilang-Bucoy Honorable Executive... Read more
20 November 2018
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MARAWI CITY, Philippines – “Many women and girls here were suffering from violence.  And the armed conflict made the situation of gender-based violence even worse,” said Umme Limbona, a 26-year-old... Read more
7 November 2018
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MARAWI, Philippines – To provide a multi-sectoral specialized care to the survivors of gender-based violence, the Department of Health, in partnership with UNFPA, the United Nations sexual and... Read more
17 October 2018
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MANILA, Philippines, 17 October 2018 - The global trend towards smaller families is a reflection of people making reproductive choices.  “The historic transition to lower fertility has emerged... Read more
26 September 2018
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ITOGON, BENGUET, Philippines – Nine months pregnant and caught in the maelstrom of Typhoon Mangkhut’s strong rains and gusty winds, Ginalyn Franco prepared to leave her home on September 16 in the... Read more
17 September 2018
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MANILA, Philippines, 17 September 2018—  Typhoon Mangkhut (locally known as Ompong) entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) on 12 September. The storm’s strong rains and gusty winds... Read more

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