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


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.

24 June 2016

Clinical Management of Rape rolled out in Somalia

Somalia now has a pool of qualified trainers in the Clinical Management of Rape (CMR). The pool of 26 trainers is currently in the process of strengthening the capacities of other CMR service providers.


Health System Strengthening for Somalia
Health System Strengthening for Somalia
Sustainable Development Goals Explained
Sustainable Development Goals Explained


It was in June 2012 that UNFPA took the lead to organize Population Estimation Survey of...

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