Ensuring rights and choices for all

News

23 July 2020

World Bank provides support to UNFPA for COVID-19 response

Through its Pandemic Emergency Financing (PEF) facility, the World Bank is providing Bangladesh with a grant of USD 14.8 million. The Government of Bangladesh has selected UNFPA and WFP to implement this fund, of which...

11 July 2020

World Population Day: Safeguarding health rights of women and girls during COVID-19

In observance of the World Population Day 2020, the Department of Population Sciences, University of Dhaka (DPSDU), and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in Bangladesh jointly organized a DPSDU-UNFPA webinar....

30 June 2020

UNFPA Population Report highlights the need to tackle child marriage and son preference

Every year, millions of girls are subjected to practices that harm them physically and emotionally, with the full knowledge and consent of their families, friends and communities, according to the State of World...

Publications

This Situation Report highlights UNFPA's Reponse to the Humanitarian Situation in Cox's...
Global Programme to Prevent Son Preference and the Undervaluing of Girls: Improving the...

Social Updates