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21 March 2018
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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... Read more
8 March 2018
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UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem International Women’s Day, 8 March 2018   The economic inequalities plaguing much of the world today are reinforced by many other forms of inequality,... Read more
23 December 2017
Press Release
Cox’s Bazar 23 December 2017 - The New Zealand government has committed 1 million NZD to help UNFPA address the sexual and reproductive health and protection needs of women and girls, and to aid... Read more
17 December 2017
Press Release
Cox’s Bazar, 17 December 2017 – The Government of the Republic of Korea has committed US$ 500,000 to assist UNFPA Bangladesh with its crucial response to the unique sexual reproductive health and... Read more
6 November 2017
Press Release
Australia Aid team visits Women Friendly Spaces and Reproductive Health Clinic
The Australian Government has committed AUD 1.5 million to scale up UNFPA’s humanitarian response in Cox’s Bazar District, Bangladesh, amid the Rohingya refugee crisis. Funds will strengthen sexual... Read more
28 October 2017
Statement
28 October, 2017 - COX’s BAZAR, Bangladesh - UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, has long supportedthe Bangladesh Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) on strengthening rights-based... Read more
27 October 2017
Press Release
Swedish Ambassador and UNFPA Bangladesh Acting Representative sign grant agreement
26 October 2017, Dhaka – UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund in Bangladesh, and Sweden, represented by Sida, signed a landmark grant agreement, launching the “Strengthening Midwifery-led... Read more
17 October 2017
Press Release
The State of World Population 2017: Unchecked inequality and failure to protect the rights of poorest women could undermine peace and world’s development goals, new UNFPA report warns   • Only about... Read more
12 October 2017
News
Veronica Pedrosa is with UNFPA's humanitarian response team in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh.  Enter with respect and curiosity, and you will be richly rewarded, but only if you’re a woman.  Sorry men, but... Read more
11 October 2017
News
Published 11 October 2017 on the International Day of the Girl, poignant stories from the Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh Veronica Pedrosa is part of UNFPA's humanitarian response team in Cox's... Read more

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