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10 July 2017
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MESSAGE FOR WORLD POPULATION DAY 2017 Family planning: empowering people, developing nations Dr. Natalia Kanem Acting Executive Director UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund 11 July 2017 ***... Read more
6 June 2017
In the News
Hundreds of family planning stakeholders from across the country convened on 09 May 2017 to collectively commit to accelerating family planning in Rwanda. Government leadership, development partners... Read more
23 May 2017
Fistula Day: Hope, healing, and dignity for all Over the past year, I witnessed the total transformation of two women’s lives. Jumwa, from Kenya, was successfully treated for obstetric fistula at... Read more
19 May 2017
Digital healthcare solutions by girls for girls At Youth Forum Series under the theme, “Smart Health Opportunities in Africa,” on the sidelines of the Transform Africa Summit 2017 in Kigali, the... Read more
12 May 2017
To reduce maternal deaths, look to midwives A mother’s trust in a midwife is the first medicine for a successful delivery," says Burcard Umuhoza, a midwife in Gisenyi, Rwanda. © UNFPA Rwanda/Maureen... Read more
5 April 2017
Dispatch
Photo: Uwimana Josianne in Nganzo Health centre with her new born baby received dignity kit donated by UNFPA. UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, as an integral part of One UN response to... Read more
10 March 2017
Dispatch
Photo: L – R 1st Lady Mrs. Jeannette Kagame and Hon. Nyirasafari Espérance, Minister of Gender & Family Promotion, Mayor, Nyabihu District applauding after a testimony from a rural woman and... Read more
8 March 2017
Statement
Universal access to sexual and reproductive health—the key to gender equality Gender equality is a human right. Women are entitled to live in dignity and in freedom from want and fear, without... Read more
6 February 2017
Statement
The world must make faster progress to end female genital mutilation by 2030 It irreparably damages girls’ bodies, inflicting excruciating pain. It causes extreme emotional trauma that can last a... Read more
2 December 2016
Dispatch
Present at the event: (L-R) DFID Deputy Head Kenny Osborne, UNFPA Rwanda Deputy Representative Daniel Alemu, Acting Director General Sandrine Umutoni and Dr. Anicet Nabonimpa, Reproductive Health and... Read more

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