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23 May 2019
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Antipolo City, Philippines – With a hopeful smile, Maricel Bedla eagerly awaited to learn and gain access to family planning services at a health centre in the village of San Roque.  “My husband and... Read more
23 April 2019
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MAGUINDANAO, Philippines – “I was inside our house when I heard powerful explosions and intense gunfire,” Nadia Muson, 35, told UNFPA. Eight months pregnant and the mother of six, she and her family... Read more
12 April 2019
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MANILA, Philippines, 12 April 2019 — The United Nations Populations Fund (UNFPA) with support from the Australian Government is providing hygiene and safety supplies to the Bangsamoro Transition... Read more
10 April 2019
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STATE OF WORLD POPULATION 2019 Unfinished Business: the pursuit of rights and choices for all   Despite remarkable achievements in the past five decades, much more must be done to break the barriers... Read more
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

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