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11 January 2024
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In full swing: Neela channels years of dedication and skill, bringing her A-game to every match.

Against All Odds - A 25-Year Legacy in Maldivian Badminton

Dive into Neela’s extraordinary journey in the world of Maldivian badminton: a 25-year saga of defying odds, championing equity and igniting change.... Read more

27 December 2023
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Mr. Kunle Adeniyi, UNFPA Country Director in Maldives and the Representative for Sri Lanka. © UNFPA Maldives

Navigating Change and Opportunity in the Maldives

Following the inauguration of the new government in the Maldives, Mr. Kunle Adeniyi, UNFPA Country Director in Maldives and the Representative for... Read more

22 December 2023
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At just 19, Leen is a rising star in Maldivian women’s cricket, bringing newfound attention to the sport.

From Novice to National Player - A Game Changer in Women’s Cricket

At just 19, Leen is a rising star in Maldivian women’s cricket, bringing newfound attention to the sport. Her remarkable transformation from a... Read more

17 December 2023
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A girl reaching for the stars. © Imani Shafy, watercolor painting. 14/12/2023

She Said. - A Young Girl’s Dream

Everyone has different dreams and views of what they want to be when they grow older. Every brilliant person on this earth - artists, astronauts,... Read more

13 December 2023
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Discover Muna’s rally from court to coach, where every spike is a story of resilience and every game is a lesson in leadersh

Serving Success - An Inspiring Leap from Volleyball Star to Visionary Coach

Journey with Muna as she spikes through challenges to coach a new era in Maldivian volleyball. Her story is a rally of resilience, leadership and... Read more

3 December 2023
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Shuba smiles for the picture.

“I Feel Like an Imposter” - A First Timer’s Take on the 7th APPC

10 years since the last Asian and Pacific Population Conference, we gather together again. What were the gains? What were the losses? What do we, as... Read more

30 November 2023
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An action shot of a Ifa, wearing a vibrant red Maldives jersey with the number 12, energetically celebrating during a game.

Courtside Dreams - Breaking New Ground in Maldivian Basketball

From casual games to national acclaim, uncover Ifa’s inspiring journey in basketball. Her story is a vivid tale of transformation, where passion... Read more

27 November 2023
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A group of ladies from the session at B. Kudarikilu holding up menstrual cups while posing for the picture

A Sustainable Cycle - How Enmena Engey Bodu Sirru is Transforming Menstrual Health and Environmental Responsibility

Enmena Engey Bodu Sirru is a joint initiative of UNFPA Maldives, Soneva Namoona and Zero Waste Maldives, aiming to redefine the discourse around... Read more

25 November 2023
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An action shot of Shaliya kicking the football.

“Born to Do This” - A Futsal Journey Marked by Passion, Persistence and Triumph

Explore Shaliya’s inspiring football and futsal journey - a testament to passion, resilience and breaking barriers in women’s sports.

20 November 2023
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Enmena Engey Bodu Sirru Session at B. Dharavandhoo, 2023  © Soneva Namoona

Enmena Engey Bodu Sirru - Bridging Menstrual Health, Sustainability and Community Engagement

Discover the transformative 'Enmena Engey Bodu Sirru' project, a collaboration between UNFPA Maldives, Soneva Namoona, and Zero Waste... Read more

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