Young girls from the Sovolu CareCenter with their Dignity Kits
“I miss my house. My home. The life that I am used to.” These were the words of 17 year old Jessica Bai, who has been living at CareCenter at Sovulu Primary school since November last year with her family following the eruption of Mt. Ulawun in West New Britain Province.
UNFPA CO women in purple celebrating International Women's Day
A peaceful and prosperous future depends on the empowerment of women and girls. Thirty years ago, at the International Conference on Population and Development in Cairo, 179 countries agreed that this was the right thing to do and the necessary path forward for sustainable global development. Since then, dedicated investments in the health and rights of women and girls have improved – and saved – millions of live...
Dr. Michael Mai speaking to participants during the workshop
Coordinators from Learning Empowerment Centers in Hela Province, health and community workers and persons living with disability participated in a one-day workshop on Disability Inclusion conducted by the United Nations Population Fund, last week in Hela Province.