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25 November 2012

Message from UNFPA Executive Director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

This year, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, marks the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women with a focus on the impact of ongoing conflicts and natural disasters... Read more

2 October 2012

Report Calls for Urgent Action by Governments to Address the needs of the “Greying Generation”

Tokyo, 1st October 2012- The number of older persons is growing faster than any other age group, says a new report, Ageing in the Twenty-first Century: A Celebration and a Challenge, released today... Read more

24 September 2012

Blue Nile state celebrates graduation of 50 Village Midwives

Fifty Village Midwives graduated from Damazin Midwifery School and they will be deployed to rural and remote areas to help reduce maternal death and improve maternal health in the Blue Nile state.... Read more

20 September 2012

Sudan holds First Sofist Forum on Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting

With UNFPA support, the Federal Ministry of Guidance and Endowment organized the First Sofist Forum on Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting focusing on “Keeping the Girl Saleema – intact” as a... Read more

9 August 2012

On World Population Day, Health Minister: Family Planning for the health of mothers and families

El Genaina, West Darfur, July 16, 2012. Federal Minister of Heath, Bahar Idris Abu Garda, today addressed Sudan’s celebration of the World Population Day in El Genaina, West Darfur stressing the... Read more

5 August 2012

Population and the environment, the inseparable link

Recognizing the interdependence between people and the environment, UNFPA and the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) have come together in a joint project to promote dialogue and to further... Read more

26 June 2012

On World Blood Donor Day 2012: Help by example, UNFP senior staff donate blood in White Nile

Kosti, White Nile. June 20, 2012. As part of the commemoration of the World Blood Donor Day in Kosti, White Nile state, UNFPA senior staff, along with the top state officials and community leaders,... Read more

13 June 2012

“Every Blood Donor is a Hero”.. UN heads and development partners lead blood donation in Sudan

Khartoum, June 13, 2012. UNFPA Representative in Sudan, Ms. Pamela Delargy, together with other UN agencies' heads and development partners' representatives donated blood today in commemoration of... Read more

3 April 2012

Workshop: beat reporter on violence against women

Khartoum. April 3, 2012. As part of the activities under the Letter of Understanding between Violence Against Women Unit and the Sudanese Journalists Association, more than 50 reporters from various... Read more

1 April 2012

UNFPA and national partners ponder over population development

Minister of International Cooperation, Ms. Ishraqa Mahmoud; Minster of Social Welfare and Social Security, Ms. Amira Elfadil and UNFPA Representative Ms. Pamela Delargy addressed the meeting.... Read more