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5 March 2020
Statement
UNFPA, the UN sexual and reproductive health agency, is closely monitoring and working with partners, governments and UN agencies to address the outbreak of the new coronavirus disease (COVID-19),... Read more
5 March 2020
Statement
BANGLA TRANSLATION OF UNFPA STATEMENT ON NOVEL CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) AND PREGNANCY [LINK TO ORIGINAL STATEMENT: https://www.unfpa.org/press/unfpa-statement-novel-coronavirus-covid-19-and-pregnancy... Read more
8 January 2020
News
  UNFPA Bangladesh and partners continue rallying against violence against women   Despite the phenomenal socio-economic progress Bangladesh has made over the years, the high prevalence of gender-... Read more
5 December 2019
News
Pregnant mothers and  adolescents came together to receive sexual and reproductive health services on the 1st day of Free Medical Camp at Kurigram
97 pregnant mothers and 172 adolescents came to receive sexual and reproductive health services on the 1st day of Free Medical Camp organized jointly by the Government, UNFPA and LAMB Hospital at... Read more
28 November 2019
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ICPD+25 National Level Youth Consultation jointly organized by RHRN Bangladesh and UNFPA
The youth are the backbone of any country; they play an important role in the development of society in general. Young people constitute 30% of the total population of Bangladesh. Recognizing the... Read more
28 November 2019
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Unveiling of the National Maternity Strategy Paper 20-21 and the SOP Campaign for Maternal Health Management and the EMONC Award Giving Ceremony
"The patient’s condition was critical. She was expecting twins with an A negative blood group, which can be lethal. I am glad that both the mother and twins are safe and sound,“ said a midwife at the... Read more
28 November 2019
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UNFPA Collaborates with the Government to Prevent Gender-Based Violence in Rohingya Camps
The essence of a woman like all people is having the courage to be her own person and create her own vision of life— regardless of what society says. Gender-Based Violence (GBV) prevents women and... Read more
28 November 2019
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Dissemination of a study report on “A Situation Analysis of Gender Equity in Health Systems of Bangladesh
The term ‘gender equality’ is a common phenomenon in today’s day and age. It happens to be one of the top most goals to be achieved for a better, just world. ‘Gender equality’ strives for equal... Read more
25 November 2019
News
The crime of rape is a severe human rights violation, yet it remains widespread around the globe. Sexual violence is an epidemic that thrives in times of conflict and during emergencies, once the... Read more
30 October 2019
News
Stakeholder Engagement-Evaluation findings from UNFPA supported 9th Country Programme (2017-2020)
UNFPA Bangladesh shared the evaluation findings from 9th Country Programme (2017-2020) in a stakeholders’ meeting on 3 October. The meeting brought together the key stakeholders to the UNFPA mandate... Read more

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