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3 February 1998
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Overview Since the fall of the Taliban in 2002, UNFPA has worked with the MoPH to rebuild and revitalize the midwifery profession, in a way which is sustainable, culturally appropriate, and meets the... Read more
2 February 1998
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Overview In 2003, only a tenth of Afghans used modern methods of family planning. Today, in a little over a decade, usage has doubled and contributed to fewer deaths in childbirth. Even so, only... Read more
2 February 1998
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Overview Less than fifteen years ago, in 2002, Afghanistan's maternal mortality ratio stood at 1,600 deaths for every 100,000 live births. Today, the pregnancy related mortality rate is 327. Yet... Read more
1 January 1988
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Statement of the UNFPA Executive Director for International Youth Day Today, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, commemorates International Youth Day, under the theme, "Youth Civic... Read more

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