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5 May 2021
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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... Read more
11 March 2021
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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... Read more
8 March 2021
Statement
All over the world, women lead. They lead peace processes, run businesses, establish hospitals and schools. They are presidents of countries and corporate boards. They head international and... Read more
5 March 2021
News
Dr Kevin Pondikou applies anti-shock garment to Gosima in Rumginae Hospital, Western Province. Photo | UNFPA/ Rachel Donovan. It is early on a Monday evening and a young woman is hurried into the... Read more
26 February 2021
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The first female twins who were safely delivered at the UNFPA renovated facility on 9th January 2021. Photo: Sr Philomena/Matkomnai Health Centre UNFPA Papua New Guinea supported the renovation of... Read more
6 February 2021
Statement
2 million additional cases of female genital mutilation likely to occur over next decade due to COVID-19 Only united, concerted and well-funded action can end this human rights violation Statement on... Read more
25 January 2021
Statement
The National Statistical Office (NSO), wishes to inform the general public throughout Papua New Guinea that Structural Listing for the 2021National Population and Housing Census will be carried out... Read more
13 January 2021
News
The International Confederation of Midwives (ICM) and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) have come together to share the first-ever issue of ‘A Moment for Midwives’— a digital magazine... Read more
13 December 2020
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we have created a social media competition #ByHerForHer #SupportedByHim and would like to invite everyone to find the murals and take a selfie to post and tag @UNFPAPNG Facebook and @unfpa_png Instagram pages. The best photo selected with descriptions about what women’s rights in PNG means, wins a prize.
“By Her, for Her Supported by Him” Art Calls for Action on Human Rights As part of the 16 Days of Activism to end violence against women in PNG and in commemorating the Human Rights Day, the NCD... Read more
10 December 2020
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Realizing human rights, equal and inalienable for every person, is the most just and meaningful goal of any society. Human rights are universal principles, yet as Eleanor Roosevelt once reminded us,... Read more

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