Ensuring rights and choices for all


5 May 2021

The data is clear – invest in midwives 

Message from Marielle Sander, Representative, UNFPA Papua New Guinea Country Office The latest edition of the State of the World’s Midwifery report launched today by UNFPA, the World Health Organization and the International Confederation of Midwives affirms that if we increase the number of midwives and the quality of care

11 March 2021

UNFPA supports women and girls displaced by the inter-clan violence in Hela Province, Papua New Guinea

Janet Hangu, one of the young girls displaced by the violent inter-clan conflict in Hela Province received UNFPA's Dignity Kit distributed at Tari Women's Association. Janet said "the Dignity Kit is essential not only for me but also for my other 3 sisters. In addition to the menstrual pads (disposable) and soaps, I will also

8 March 2021

Celebrate women leaders on the frontlines of the COVID-19 response and beyond - International Women’s Day - Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem

Women supporting women. Women leading the way for other women. Women's leadership, grounded in human rights and gender equality. Our Executive Director's message on International Women's Day, amid, and...



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