UNFPA: Delivering a world where every pregnancy is wanted,
every childbirth is safe and every young person's potential fulfilled.


21 March 2018


The newly appointed UNFPA (United Nations Population Fund) Representative in Bangladesh, Ms. Asa Britta Torkelsson, formally presented her credentials to the Foreign Minister, Mr. Abul Hassan Mahmood Ali, MP at his office on 21 March 2018. A national of Sweden, Ms. Asa Torkelsson brings with her an extensive and distinguished

8 March 2018

International Women's Day 2018 UNFPA Message

The economic inequalities plaguing much of the world today are reinforced by many other forms of inequality, including inequalities in sexual and reproductive health. More than 200 million women—many of them poor and...

23 December 2017

New Zealand commits 1 million NZD to help UNFPA meet the humanitarian needs of women and girls amid the Rohingya crisis

New Zealand funds will help strengthen lifesaving sexual reproductive health care delivery and safeguards against gender-based violence



25 February 2018 marked the 6th month since the crisis began on 25 August 2017.  Over...
Over 688,000 Rohingya people have fled to Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh since 25 August 2017....

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