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5 January 2014
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Delegates from all parts of Somalia representing the Gender Based Violence (GBV) working group and taskforces gathered with participants from UN agencies, Local and international NGOs to look at the... Read more
23 December 2013
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The month of December 2013 saw the deployment by UNFPA to Puntland of top-notch experts from the Institute of Family Medicine based in Nairobi to train local health professionals on basic and... Read more
16 December 2013
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16 days Activism Campaign Closing Ceremony in Puntland, Somalia UNFPA has partnered with UNICEF, UNSOM and the Ministry of Women, Family Social Affairs organized a high level closing event in Garowe... Read more
10 December 2013
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Full enjoyment of sexual and reproductive health and rights can mean the difference between life and death for hundreds of thousands of women and adolescent girls: the difference between dying... Read more
25 November 2013
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Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin Violence against women and girls is a violation of their fundamental human rights, an affront to human dignity and a serious threat to... Read more
24 November 2013
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Family Planning TOT training and adaptation of global Family Planning guidelines workshop was held from  November 25-December 7, 2013 by UNFPA Somalia in colaboration with Reproductive Health Uganda... Read more
15 November 2013
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ADDIS ABABA, 15 November 2013- Young people are a vital force that must be front and centre in global development efforts, said Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, Executive Director of UNFPA, the United... Read more
12 November 2013
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NAIROBI, 12 November 2013 - The Somali health authorities, along with three UN agencies and development partners, have renewed their resolve to work together to improve the health of mothers and... Read more
23 October 2013
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23 October 2013 - The United Nations in partnership with the National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) and the Somaliland Journalists Association (SOLJA) invite journalists to submit stories that... Read more
1 October 2013
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Today, we celebrate the International Day of Older Persons under the theme, "The Future We Want: What Older Persons Are Saying". Indeed, with 841 million older persons in the world in 2013,... Read more

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