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10 February 2016


UNFPA Rwanda, 17th December 2015 --The health needs of women and adolescents are too often neglected in humanitarian response to natural disasters and conflicts around the world, even though whether... Read more

10 February 2016
The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) signed an MOU with the embassy of the Republic of Korea in Rwanda

Korea donates 450,000 USD for family planning services in Mahama camp

The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) on 29th December, 2015 signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the embassy of the Republic of Korea in Rwanda to support sexual and reproductive health... Read more

17 October 2015

UNFPA donates hygienic kits to victims of rains in Rubavu District

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

23 April 2010

Rwanda Steps up to the Challenge of Universal Reproductive Health Care

RWAMAGANA, Rwanda - The health centre just on the outskirts of town seems to be a community hub: Near the main clinic men, women and children sit around the perimeter of a courtyard waiting to be... Read more

8 April 2010

Women learn the benefits of planning the size of their families

Chantal stands confidently in front of a dozen of women. With a lot of tools and drawings around her, she is training them on essentials of reproductive health. She speaks loudly, facing each woman... Read more

29 March 2010

UN governing bodies learnt from Rwanda kitchen gardens and model school

Bugesera, March 26th 2010 - The visiting delegation of diplomats representing the boards of UNDP, UNFPA, UNICEF and WFP made a visit to the ‘kitchen garden' nutrition project at Mareba Health center... Read more

15 February 2010

UNFPA donates hygienic kits to women returnees

The activity is aimed at supporting women and their families while they resume their normal life back in their respective villages. The transit camp receives mainly returnees from the Democratic... Read more

18 January 2010

UNFPA donates ICT equipment to boost civil registration in Rwanda

he United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) donated ICT equipment consisting of 60 computers, 60 printers and 60 Uninterrupted Power Supply units (UPS) to the National Institute of Statistics of Rwanda... Read more

18 December 2009

16 days of activism: Together We CAN End Violence against Women

The United Nations in Rwanda joined the local institutions to celebrate 16 days of activism against Gender Violence from 25 November to 10 December. During those 16 days, several sensitisations... Read more

11 December 2009

World Aids Day celebrated by staff and their families

They rejoiced for the news released by UNAIDS Epidemic Update 2009 stating that new HIV infections are down by 17% -most progress seen in sub-Saharan Africa.Through testimonies, music, dances and... Read more