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24 December 2011
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"I see this Conference as a unique opportunity to raise your voices, share experiences, and being inspired by others. I hope you will use this opportunity to strengthen the ties between young people... Read more
18 December 2011
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"Gender based violence is a social problem that not only the police, but every member of the society must fight against", said Pohanwal Malpaswal Shah Alam Sapand, Head of the Police Academy, who... Read more
18 December 2011
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"In my opinion most cases of violence against women occur because the man and woman do not marry each other wilingly.  Forced marriages can mean making two very different people with little... Read more
7 December 2011
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"Today women make up 25% of the members of parliament in Afghanistan, and it is hoped that through greater coordination and cooperation between youth organizations and women's organizations, and by... Read more
26 November 2011
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UNFPA stands close to women in Afghanistan and supports the 16 Days of Activism against Gender Violence Campaign. The 16 Days of Activism against Gender Violence is an international campaign that... Read more
14 November 2011
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A communications strategy was formed with the aim to ensure that the population of Bamyan was sufficiently informed of the SDES exercise in their area and to allow for access to enumerators... Read more
13 November 2011
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UNFPA in consultation with the Ministry of Haj and Religious Affairs (MoHRA) and the Supreme Court (SC) developed a strategy based on which, a small number of religious leaders from provinces and... Read more
2 November 2011
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Seven billion people will inhabit the earth on 31 October 2011. People and Possibilities in a World of 7 Billion This year's State of World Population Report, People and Possibilities in a World of... Read more
10 October 2011
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The Socio-Demographic & Economic Survey (SDES) in Bamyan Province successfully completed its data collection phase. Over 500 residents of Bamyan have been employed and trained to become data... Read more
5 October 2011
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Kabul 5 October 2011 - Commemorating World Mental Health Day at the Ministry of Public Health, Dr. Nadera Hayat Burhani, Deputy Minister of Public Health (MoPH) of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan... Read more

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