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15 January 2015

Uniting in Azerbaijan to combat gender-based violence

SUMQAIT/BAKU, Azerbaijan – Eliminating gender-based violence was the focus of a series of events held in Azerbaijan in late November and early December, including a first-of-its-kind discussion specifically looking at the impacts of such violence on children.

14 January 2015

Helping healthcare workers respond to gender-based violence

ISTANBUL – Six European countries are embarking on a major initiative to strengthen health-sector capacities to identify and respond to gender-based violence, guided by materials developed by UNFPA’s Regional Office for Eastern Europe and Central Asia (EECARO) and Women Against Violence Eu...

Members of the regional Reference Group on Quality of Maternal, Newborn and Child Health Care meeting in Istanbul, 10, December 2014

17 December 2014

Coordinating efforts to reduce maternal, infant and child mortality

ISTANBUL – Scaling-up efforts to improve the quality of maternal, newborn and child health care and reduce mortality rates among mothers, infants and children in Eastern Europe and Central Asia was the focus of the first meeting of a newly-established inter-agency coordination body in Istanbul on 9-10 December 2014.

The Power of 1.8 Billion
The Power of 1.8 Billion
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Family planning and population growth
18 years of UNFPA in Russia
18 years of UNFPA in Russia
Breaking the cycle of poverty and early childbirth among Roma in Bosnia
Breaking the cycle of poverty in Bosnia
Revisiting the Promise of Cairo
Revisiting the Promise of Cairo


Report on the prevalence of and main...

The what, how, and why of sex imbalances in Albania

In-depth analyses of the phenomenon

Highlights of the State of World Population 2014