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22 August 2019
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“I am responsible for women and children, two of the most vulnerable groups in our country. This means that I can’t treat their cases like other cases. I have to listen; I have to feel. I have to see... Read more
24 July 2019
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‘Since most women have no technical skills or education, they only do household work and are fully dependent on their husband. So if for any reason, the women are abused by husbands and/or mothers-in... Read more
21 July 2019
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Midwifery services are key to safe pregnancy and childbirth as well as healthy newborns and family planning, thus contributing to the achievement of SDG-3: SDG 3.5 and 3.7 in particular.  On the eve... Read more
17 July 2019
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Young people are the torch-bearers for the future. Championing their rights, meeting their needs and creating an enabling environment for them are critical to an inclusive and prosperous Bangladesh,... Read more
20 June 2019
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UNFPA recognized Md. Saiful Islam Bablu, Programme Officer, Population Planning & Research (PPR) of the Bangladesh Country Office, for his decade-long dedicated service, during an all staff... Read more
23 May 2019
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Marium, a 21-year old youth, is a survivor of obstetric fistula – one of the most debilitating childbirth injuries among women, which often leads to chronic medical problems, depression, social... Read more
8 May 2019
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Located in South- Eastern Bangladesh, thousands of wavy hills, greens rainforest, strong stream rivers, mountains make Bandarban one of the most beautiful and geographically distinctive regions in... Read more
6 May 2019
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Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh - Her door stands open, but on this day Salma is not at home in her small tarpaulin shack, in the middle of the largest refugee camp on Earth. In the Rohingya refugee camps of... Read more
25 April 2019
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Obstetric Fistula (OF) is probably the most tragic childbirth injury confronting women in Bangladesh. OF is caused by untreated, obstructed and prolonged labour which creates a hole between the birth... Read more
18 April 2019
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UNFPA Bangladesh officially launched the State of World Population 2019 report in Dhaka on Wednesday, April 17
From 1969, the time when the United Nations Population Fund began operations, to 2019, the world has come a long way in terms of sexual and reproductive health and rights of people, focusing on women... Read more

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