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26 October 2011
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PRESS RELEASE - STATE OF THE WORLD POPULATION REPORT 2011

Male', 26 October 2011-the milestone of 7 billion is reached in 5 days time. Globally, people are living longer and healthier lives, and couples are choosing to have fewer children. But huge... Read more

23 October 2011
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Call for Proposals - NGO participation to promote and protect young people’s sexual and reproductive health on the World AIDS Day

Scope The target audience is young people. The main aim of this initiative is to disseminate information to a large audience on HIV/AIDS prevention linked to Adolescent Sexual Reproductive Health (... Read more

29 September 2011
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PRESS RELEASE - GENDER ADVOCACY WORKING GROUP

Maldives is progressing remarkably well on the Millennium Development Goals, but faces challenges related to gender equality. Passionate individuals and organizations are working hard to advance... Read more

1 September 2011
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NGO CALL FOR PROPOSAL

Objective: UNFPA-Maldives seeks to strengthen and support  Non-Governmental Organizations/Community Based Organizations (NGOs/CBOs) interested in promoting Reproductive Health, Gender and/or... Read more

16 August 2011
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UNFPA invites interested individuals and organizations to the Gender Advocacy Working Group (GAWG)

Maldives is making remarkable progress towards achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) but is lagging behind in achieving the third MDG - gender equality and women's empowerment. The... Read more

12 July 2011
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World Population Day 2011-Youth Debate

Youth Debate on the occasion of World Population Day 2011, live on Sun FM and Youth TV on 14 July 2011 from 2100hrs-2200hrs

11 July 2011
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Press Release - World Population Day 2011

MALE', MALDIVES, 11 July 2011-As humans reach 7 billion, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, highlights the critical role population play in shaping our future. Growing population, declining... Read more

25 April 2011
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United Nations Population Fund commits support for gender mainstreaming and ending violence against women.

The two work plans, approving funding of US$ 170,000 for 2011, are in line with the UN's strategic support to the Maldives. The Deputy Minister of Health and Family, Ms Fathimath Afiya, and Mr Rune... Read more

8 March 2011
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Press Release: International Women's Day 2011

International Women's Day symbolises how far women have struggled for equality, peace and development. It is an opportunity to unite, network and mobilise for meaningful change. International Women's... Read more

8 March 2011
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Message of Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, Executive Director of UNFPA, On the Occasion of International Women's Day, 8 March 2011

Today, we celebrate International Women's Day and once again declare our faith in fundamental human rights, in the dignity and worth of the human person, and in the equal rights of men and women. As... Read more

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