UNFPA: Delivering a world where every pregnancy is wanted,
every childbirth is safe and every young person's potential fulfilled.


15 July 2016

Promoting culturally sensitive birth spacing

The Ministry of Health (MOH) in Puntland in collaboration with UNFPA has launched culturally sensitive outreach interventions at the community level where reproductive health service delivery and Behavior Change Communication (BCC) are being integrated.

29 June 2016

Puntland steps up maternity care

Twenty junior doctors in Puntland have begun attending a nine-month course on Comprehensive Emergency Obstetric and Neonatal Care (CEmONC), as efforts to reduce maternal mortality intensify. CEmONC includes all basic maternity services and adds obstetric surgical capacity and blood transfusion.

27 June 2016

Saving the lives of women facing drought

UNFPA, through the coordinated health cluster response, and with funding from the United Nations Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF), supported the provision of maternal health services geared towards addressing high rates of mortality and morbidity.


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