UNFPA: Delivering a world where every pregnancy is wanted,
every childbirth is safe and every young person's potential fulfilled.
18 July 2014
PRAGUE, Czech Republic – When Maryana Borisova was a teenager in Bulgaria, she seemed destined to follow the same life path as other girls in her traditional Roma community: She would get married and have her first child long before turning 18, then drop out of school and, with few job prospects, she would take care of the h...
26 June 2014
PRISTINA – One in four sexually active adolescents surveyed in Kosovo say they don’t use any kind of protection against pregnancy or sexually transmitted infections (STIs), a finding that points to the need for more comprehensive sexuality education in schools.
11 June 2014
SARAJEVO, Bosnia and Herzegovina / BELGRADE, Serbia – Millions of people across the Balkans are facing the aftermath of the worst natural disaster to hit the region in more than a century.
A brief overview of child marriage practices and impacts.
An overview of UNFPA's work in the region.
A guide for working on policies and programmes to prevent cervical cancer.
The challenge of teenage pregnancy in our region...