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17 October 2015
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Torrential rains destroyed schools, houses, banana plantation and other crops in East and Western provinces last week. Residents were left traumatized and some students were admitted at Zaza Health... Read more
29 September 2015
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26 September 2015: UNFPA Representative, Mr. Jozef Maerien has asked all concerned institutions to support family planning initiatives for Burundian refugees in Rwanda. “Family planning services... Read more
4 September 2015
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Context Violence broke out in Burundi in April 2015 due to the general elections crisis and tens of thousands of people were displaced, many of them into neighbouring states. In the weeks running up... Read more
24 August 2015
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24 August 2015: UN Resident Coordinator, Mr. Lamin Manneh has called on Rwandan authorities to ensure that all young people have access to reproductive health services. “Young women have a right to... Read more
30 July 2015
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UNFPA has donated three hundred dignity kits to Mugombwa Refugee Camp in Gisagara District, Sothern Province. Each dignity kit contains basic necessities for pregnant and breastfeeding mothers.... Read more
12 July 2015
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The public has been challenged to support vulnerable people in emergencies especially adolescent girls and women. The call was made yesterday at a function to mark the World Population Day in Kigali... Read more
8 June 2015
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Rwanda – Chantal Uwamahoro, 25, is full of joy as she cuddles her day-old baby girl in a maternity ward in Mahama Refugee Camp. With assistance from the UNFPA-supported facility, her baby was born... Read more
15 May 2015
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15 May 2015: Health Minister Dr. Agnes Binagwaho has called on health workers to use local meetings to sensitize people about health issues. “Use local meetings to explain health issues to the... Read more
14 May 2015
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13 May 2015: UNFPA has donated reproductive health and dignity kits to Mahama Refugee Camp in Kirehe District. The kits include essential supplies such as clinical delivery assistance kit, sexually... Read more
6 May 2015
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The President of Rwanda Midwifery Association Ms Josephine Murekezi has called on the Ministry of Health to increase the number of midwives in the country. “We need to invest more in midwifery to... Read more

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