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21 February 2018

The United Nations Population Fund and the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan Sign the Standard Basic Assistance Agreement

Kabul, 21 February 2018 – UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund and the Ministry of Economy representing the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan signed the Standard Basic Assistance Agreement (SBAA) today at the Government Media and Information Center in Kabul. The SBAA is an umbrella legal document that

21 January 2018

The Republic of Korea strengthens its support for UNFPA in addressing gender-based violence in Afghanistan

The Republic of Korea has stepped up its long-running support for UNFPA’s response to gender-based violence (GBV) in Afghanistan with a recent contribution of $5.4 million. These funds will help sustain UNFPA’s projects, established through the national government as well as local governments, to prevent and respond to GBV

3 January 2018

Engaging Women Civil Society in Family Planning Through Workshops

In spite of significant progress on reduction of maternal and child mortality, Afghanistan is still among the countries with the  highest maternal and child mortality rate. Average family size is high and modern contraceptive use is rather low. Family planning is one of the most cost effective interventions to reduce maternal

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