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22 August 2016
Opinion
Japanese financial assistance to UNFPA has been crucial to improving the sexual and reproductive health and rights of women and young people in many African countries. In the East and Southern Africa... Read more
19 August 2016
Statement
This World Humanitarian Day, we call for global solidarity and stand together with everyone affected by crisis. We unite as one humanity. We share a common responsibility to reach those furthest... Read more
12 August 2016
UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund in Zambia joins the Government and people of Zambia and all partners in commemorating the 2016 International Youth Day. In Zambia, today’s record 4.8 million... Read more
9 August 2016
In the News
Lukulu District Hospital Medical Officer Mr. Simon Mundemba says there has been significant improvements in child and maternal health indicators since the opening of the new public medical facility... Read more
14 July 2016
In the News
Her Honor the Vice President of the Republic Ms. Inonge Wina has called on all national stakeholders and cooperating partners to accelerate targeted investments in adolescent girls, as this will... Read more
25 May 2016
Dispatch
“It is unacceptable that 138 years after Thomas Edison developed the light bulb, hundreds of millions of people cannot have access to electricity to simply light up the bulb in Africa,” the head of... Read more
22 May 2016
Dispatch
Speaking at the TEDxLusaka, Dr. Julitta Onabanjo, UNFPA Regional Director for East and Southern Africa, highlights three key areas in which Africa needs to invest to reap the Demographic Dividend:... Read more
8 May 2016
In the News
As a demonstration of the importance UNFPA attaches to strengthening midwifery education, UNFPA has made available USD 12,000 and assorted midwifery teaching models and equipment valued at K100,530... Read more
5 May 2016
Statement
UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund in Zambia is pleased to join the Government, partners and the people of Zambia in commemorating the 2016 International Day of the Midwife under the theme “... Read more
9 April 2016
In the News
Mansa, 8 April 2016: To support ongoing national efforts aimed at addressing child marriage in Zambia, the Government of the Republic of Zambia - with support from UNFPA, UNICEF, UKAID through the... Read more

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