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17 April 2020
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A happy mother smiling at her new born at Kirehe Hospital, Rwanda (Photo: Andre Rugema, RBC, 2019)

Rights & Choices for Sexual and Reproductive Health even during COVID-19

UNFPA supports the Government’ efforts to keep health systems functioning and maintain the provision of sexual and reproductive health and rights information & services under the COVID-19... Read more

20 March 2020
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As pandemic rages, women and girls face intensified risks

UNITED NATIONS, New York – As the COVID-19 pandemic rages around the world, governments are taking unprecedented measures to limit the spread of the virus, ramping up health system responses and... Read more

17 March 2020
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UNFPA Business Continuity in Rwanda

The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in Rwanda is pleased to inform the public that UNFPA Rwanda Office has initiated its Business Continuity Plan effective March 16, 2020 in response to the... Read more

2 March 2020
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Zero is the only acceptable target and it is within our power to achieve!

Zero is the only acceptable target and it is within our power to achieve!

“Zero is the only acceptable target and it is within our power to achieve.” said DR. Natalia KANEM, UNFPA Executive Director at the opening of the Nairobi Summit on ICPD 25, November 2019. Access to... Read more

5 January 2020
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More than 600 participants at the awarding ceremony of iAccelerator Phase II_Imbuto Foundation

Tackling teenage pregnancy with youth-led innovation

UNFPA & partners fostering creative solutions for youth in Rwanda to adopt healthy and safe attitudes & behaviours. Kigali, Rwanda, 13 December 2019, The Awarding Ceremony of the Innovation... Read more

12 December 2019
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With genuine partnership and effective collaboration, we can end the HIV epidemic together

KIGALI, Rwanda, International Conference on AIDS and STIs in Africa—UNFPA committed to continue strengthening partnerships as it seeks solutions to end AIDS in Africa, said Mabingue Ngom, UNFPA... Read more

6 December 2019
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Act now! Involve young people to end HIV in Africa to ensure no one is left behind

KIGALI, Rwanda, International Conference on AIDS and STIs in Africa (ICASA)—As the pillars of our communities, girls have the agency to bring about change for themselves and those around them, said... Read more

4 December 2019
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Transforming the HIV landscape for young people and those left furthest behind

KIGALI, Rwanda, International Conference on AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Infections in Africa (ICASA)—Ending AIDS and achieving universal sexual and reproductive health and rights requires moving... Read more

3 December 2019
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Stigma and silence are the real killers in HIV and sexually transmitted infections – Rwandan President

KIGALI, Rwanda, ICASA— Stigma and silence are the real killers when it comes to sexually transmitted infections, said Rwandan President Paul Kagame at the opening of the 20th International Conference... Read more

27 November 2019
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Rwanda delegation to Nairobi Summit

Nairobi Summit ICPD 25: Rwanda commits to support universal access to sexual, reproductive, maternal, newborn, child and adolescent health.

Being a signatory of the 1994 Cairo International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD), Rwanda had committed to address issues of sexual and reproductive health and rights. Since then,... Read more

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