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20 September 2011
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September 20, 2011 marks the one-year anniversary of Every Woman, Every Child, a global effort to achieve country-led commitments to bring life-saving health care to millions of women and children... Read more
7 September 2011
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HOME | ABOUT SDES | PRESS | FIELD STORIES | KEY WORDS | CONTACTS A delegation from CSO, UNFPA and the Embassy of Japan arrived in Bamyan on 3 August 2011 to inaugurate the launch of the Socio-... Read more
6 September 2011
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The Central Statistics Organization of Afghanistan and UNFPA inaugurated a training of supervisors for the first Socio-Demographic and Economic Survey in Bamyan Province. Dr. Habiba Sarabi, governor... Read more
6 September 2011
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One of the largest operations ever to be conducted in the mountainous province of Bamyan has just kicked off this week. Three weeks prior to this, over 500 residents of Bamyan were recruited and... Read more
19 February 1998
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The United Nations Population Fund is the UN agency which leads global efforts to help ensure that every pregnancy is wanted, every birth is safe, and every young person's potential is fulfilled.... Read more
19 February 1998
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ENSURING EVERY PREGNANCY IS WANTED AND EVERY BIRTH IS SAFE In Afghanistan, UNFPA works to promote reproductive health and rights. This includes empowering and enabling women to freely decide... Read more
16 February 1998
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Overview Religious leaders in Afghanistan have significant power to sway how the population regards and acts on issues such as gender-based violence. To persuade communities to recognize, report and... Read more
15 February 1998
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Overview Due to cultural conceptions of honour and lack of awareness, gender-based violence is rarely reported in Afghanistan. Even when it is, police officials are often dismissive, unwilling to... Read more
15 February 1998
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Press releases 08/02/2015 Reproductive health, youth empowerment, gender-based violence and accurate population data, Government and UNFPA priorities for the next five years 18/01/... Read more
15 February 1998
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Overview A UNFPA-commissioned assessment of services for survivors of gender-based violence in Nangahar, Bamiyan and Kabul provinces found that health care facilities are often the only option for... Read more

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