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5 May 2017
Press Release

“Midwives, Mothers and Families: Partners for Life”

UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund in Zambia is pleased to join the government and people of Zambia in commemorating the 2017 International Day of the Midwife under the theme ‘Midwives,... Read more

21 March 2017
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Zambia Hosts “2020 Global Round of Censuses” Regional Training

Lusaka, 20-23 March 2017: The United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD) in collaboration with the Central Statistical Office of Zambia, United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), United Nations Economic... Read more

8 March 2017
Press Release

Universal Access to Sexual and Reproductive Health - The Key to Gender Equality

UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund in Zambia is pleased to join the Government and people of Zambia and partners in commemorating the 2017 International Women’s Day under the theme “Women In... Read more

28 February 2017
News

How sexuality education is changing lives

“I have seen girls become pregnant, become victims of violence and become HIV-positive, and I don't want to become one of those girls,” says Lydia Mwelwa, aged 13 years.  “I’m happy they have taught... Read more

27 January 2017
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Condom Dispensers: Promoting Condom Availability, Accessibility and Use in Zambia

Lusaka, January 27, 2017: As part of its partnership with the Government of Zambia’s efforts to increase condom availability, accessibility and use, which is key towards HIV prevention in Zambia, the... Read more

29 October 2016
News

#zambiangirls@10yearsold

In line with the theme of the 2016 State of World Population Report: "10: How our common future depends on a girl at this pivotal age", UNFPA in collaboration with UNESCO and the Government of Zambia... Read more

22 October 2016
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#africagirls@10

Ten-year-old Temawelase is a sixth-grader in a rural community in the Hhohho region of Swaziland. Almost 4000 miles away, her age-mate Daline has just finished primary school in Yaoundé, the... Read more

13 October 2016
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UNFPA Reaffirms Commitment to Address Child Marriage as Key to Harnessing Africa's Demographic Dividend

Lusaka, Zambia, 10-12 October: The African Union Commission (AU) in collaboration with UNFPA and other partners organized a three-day meeting to evaluate progress of the AU Campaign to End Child... Read more

11 October 2016
Press Release

Making Girls Count in the Sustainable Development Goals Era

UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund in Zambia is pleased to join the Government and people of Zambia and partners in commemorating the International Day of the Girl Child under the theme “Girls... Read more

19 September 2016
News

Comprehensive Sexuality Education for Out of School Youth Launched in Zambia

On 19th September, United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the Ministry of Youth, Sport and Child Development launched a twelve day training on the Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE)... Read more

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