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News

21 December 2016

Putting human rights and gender equality at the centre of family-planning programmes

BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan – Ensuring human rights and gender equality in the provision of family-planning information and services is key to achieving universal access to reproductive health, one of the essential targets of the Sustainab...

UNFPA Deputy Regional Director Ian McFarlane

16 December 2016

National ownership, focus on demand key to progress on contraceptive choice

BUCHAREST — Moving towards greater national ownership and financing of family planning programmes and strengthening the focus on demand generation are essential elements for ensuring contraceptive choice in the Eastern Europe and Central Asia region, participants said at a regional consultation meet...

UNFPA mobile outreach team at work in Kharkiv Ukraine

2 December 2016

Helping displaced families in Ukraine feel safe again

KHARKIV, Ukraine – Driven from their home in Donetsk by threats and attacks after conflict erupted in eastern Ukraine, Tetiana* and her family hoped to restart their lives in a new city, but the tensions of the past followed them.

Videos

Let's change the story - How we can end violence against women in Eastern Europe and Central Asia
Let's change the story
Moldovans speak out about ageing
Moldovans speak out about ageing
UNFPA in the Kyrgyz Repbulic
UNFPA in the Kyrgyz Repbulic
Ending violence against women & girls
Ending violence against women & girls
Gender-biased sex selection in Georgia
Gender-biased sex selection in Georgia

Publications

A report on gender-biased sex selection in Kosovo (UNSCR 1244)

Regional statistics and key actions to take on violence...

State of World Population 2016 Regional Supplement

When a girl reaches age 10 in our region, her world is...

Examples and ideas for how collaborative action can improve...