Ensuring rights and choices for all


10 April 2019

Unfinished Business: the pursuit of rights and choices for all

The UNFPA Representative in Sri Lanka and Country Director in the Maldives, Ms. Ritsu Nacken, takes a look at what's changed for the better in the Maldives on the occasion of the SWOP 2019 launch. She shares the...

23 October 2018

Youth for Peace: how young Maldivians are contributing to peace and security

UNFPA supports young people’s participation in peace building discussions to enhance their voice and participation in providing solutions to social challenges including peace and security at all levels. They come from all parts of Maldives to attend the 2018 National Youth Advocacy Summit held in Male’. The event is hosted by

17 August 2018

The Power of Volunteerism: community development, Faaiq 22 years old

For me it all started through volunteerism. As a young person I am quite passionate about youth empowerment, environmental awareness and community development. I strongly believe that through volunteerism youth can bring a very positive impact in their communities. To that end, we need to be at the forefront of youth engaging



This analysis estimates that because of the COVID-19 pandemic and associated lockdown...
Marking International Youth Day 2018, UNFPA and the National Bureau of Statistics...

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