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23 May 2016
Statement on the International Day to End Obstetric Fistula by Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, United Nations Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund... Read more
10 May 2016
Kabul - May 10, 2016 – Central Statistics Organization (CSO) of Afghanistan launched the highlights of the results of Takhar Socio-Demographic and Economic Survey (SDES) at the CSO office.   Takhar... Read more
5 May 2016
Statement
Midwives: health heroes for women, adolescent girls and newborns
On this International Day of the Midwife, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, salutes the contribution of midwives to saving the lives of women, adolescent girls and newborns, sometimes under... Read more
5 May 2016
In the News
In a remote mountain village, a UNFPA-supported community midwife successfully delivers quadruplets
It was midnight in the remote Afghanistan village of Balakoh.  Thirty seven year old Zainab was in her tenth hour of labour. With every passing hour the agony increased, until at last her worried... Read more
4 May 2016
Press Release
International Day of the Midwife “Women and Newborns: the Heart of Midwifery”
4th May 2016 – Afghan Midwives Association (AMA), Ministry of Public Health (MoPH), United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), and USAID funded Jhpiego-HEMAYAT project commemorated the International Day... Read more
4 May 2016
Press Release
International Day of the Midwife “Women and Newborns: the Heart of Midwifery”
4th May 2016 – Afghan Midwives Association (AMA), Ministry of Public Health (MoPH), United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), and USAID funded Jhpiego-HEMAYAT project commemorated the International Day... Read more
26 March 2016
Dispatch
Kabul 26-27 July 2016 - The Central Statistics Organization (CSO) of Afghanistan with the technical support of United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) organized a seminar in   Kabul to share findings... Read more
9 March 2016
Dispatch
KABUL 9 March 2016 - The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH), together with the World Health Organization (WHO), the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and partners, celebrated International Women's... Read more
8 March 2016
Dispatch
KABUL, 8 March 2016 - The United Nations in Afghanistan celebrates today International Women's Day, which is being marked globally under the theme of "Planet 50-50 by 2030" to  challenge entrenched... Read more
29 February 2016
Press Release
Herat City - 29 February 2016 - Central Statistics Organization (CSO) of Afghanistan rolls out the Socio Demographic and Economic Survey to Herat Province. Herat is the 10th province where the survey... Read more

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