UNFPA: Delivering a world where every pregnancy is wanted,
every childbirth is safe and every young person's potential fulfilled.


12 February 2018

UNFPA partners with period-tracker app Flo to bring reproductive health information to millions of users

ISTANBUL/MINSK – UNFPA has entered into a new partnership with OWHealth, the parent company behind the popular period-tracker app and women’s health platform Flo, which has over 13 million active users worldwide (among a total of 35 million installs) and is downloaded 2.5 million times every month. Under the agreement, UNFPA

19 January 2018

Empowering local first responders to reach refugee and migrant women

ATHENS, Greece/UNITED NATIONS, New York – Over two years ago, Greece became the centre of a refugee and migration crisis, with hundreds of thousands of people streaming into the country, many of them risking death to escape war, persecution and deprivation. In 2016 alone, some 173,000 people arrived in Greece, overwhelming

22 November 2017

A story of gender-based violence

Violence against women and girls is the most pervasive human rights abuse in the world, affecting every country and community.


Rationale for implementing formal sexuality-education programmes in school-based...
An overview of the key steps in advocating for comprehensive sexuality education in...


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