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4 November 2016
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Youth are the driving force in a country. Thus, it is critical to ensure that this demographic is empowered to reach their full potential. With nearly half of the Maldives population under 25 years... Read more
18 October 2016
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This week, the third Laamu Climate Change Forum (LCCF3) took place from 16-18 October in Laamu Gan drawing in over 200 participants. The forum centered on the theme ‘Learning from Laamu' featured... Read more
26 August 2016
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Young people from across the Maldives are joining hands to tackle the growing environmental crisis faced by the Indian Ocean nation. Rising sea levels and climate change fuelled storms threaten the... Read more
14 July 2016
In the News
Youth are our future and Maldives’ next generation has a big role to play in implementing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development which world leaders agreed to last year. Official figures from... Read more
12 July 2016
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Around 200 youth on Monday (11 July 2016) participated in the United Nations Population Fund’s (UNFPA) launch in a series of nation-wide dialogues on how the future development of the Maldives... Read more
25 April 2016
Over the past decade, Maldives has achieved remarkable progress in terms of development and economic growth earning praise from key partners across the region. Most notably, Maldives' graduation from... Read more
8 March 2016
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The Maldives is poised to enter a new and exciting chapter in its history — one of even more rapid social and economic development than the impressive growth that the country has already achieved.... Read more
26 November 2015
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I was among those riding bikes through the busy streets of Male' yesterday, against traffic and desperate to cross to the other side. We were around 100 cyclists wearing orange, maneuvering around... Read more
25 November 2015
In the News
This is why UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, has developed a course, available online, free-of-charge, that eqips health workers in the Maldives to identify and assist survivors of gender-... Read more
6 September 2015
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With a population of 28% young people, the focus of UNFPA Maldives's five year programme is on youth, for youth and #WithYouth.

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