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4 May 2016

Empowering refugee adolescents to fulfil their potential

Despite being refugees, youth and adolescents have a right to access basic information and services on Adolescent Sexual Reproductive Health (ASRH) to avoid early pregnancies, HIV and other sexually... Read more

27 April 2016

New curriculum to promote sex education in schools

Comprehensive sexuality education is vital in curbing cases of unwanted pregnancies and the spread of sexually transmitted diseases as it ensures that young people are equipped with competencies they... Read more

7 March 2016

Newsletter volume1

Response to crises should focus more on women’s and girls’ sexual reproductive health needs.  The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has urged world leaders to do more to cater for the... Read more

10 February 2016

UNFPA donates skill lab and anatomic models to 8 midwifery schools

The State of the World Midwifery Report indicated that when midwives are well trained, they are properly equipped and supported. And if all women deliver with a midwife in a fully functioning BEmONC... Read more

10 February 2016

Post Training Follow Up on Vasectomy, Tubal Ligation and Validation in 10 District Hospitals

UNFPA planned post training follow up from 21st to 24th December 2015 on vasectomy and tubal ligation’s training and validation of competent trainees in the 10 District Hospitals in partnership with... Read more

10 February 2016

UNFPA Rwanda donates materials to youth friendly corners in Rusizi,Nyamasheke and Karongi.

UNFPA Rwanda with great pleasure donates materials to equip youth friendly corners which is one of our major partner in making sure that the Youth and Adolscents have access to ASRH services. The... Read more

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