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21 July 2011
Press Release

Adequate Midwifery Could Save 3.6 Million Lives, New Report Shows

38 of 58 countries surveyed could miss their MDG5 targets without112,000 moremidwives GENEVA/DURBAN, South Africa, 20 June 2011 – Up to 3.6 million deaths could be avoided each year in 58 developing... Read more

21 July 2011
News

Adequate Midwifery Could Save 3.6 Million Lives, New Report Shows

Up to 3.6 million deaths could be avoided each year in 58 developing countries if midwifery services are upgraded by 2015, according to a major new report released here today by UNFPA, the United... Read more

11 July 2011
News

Armenia in the World of 7 Billion: Press Conference and Debates Devoted to World Population Day 2011

On 11 July 2011, at “Henaran” Press Club, UNFPA Armenia held a press conference devoted to the World Population Day 2011 and the place of Armenia in the world of 7 billion. Mr. Vanik Babajanyan, Head... Read more

11 July 2011
News

UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin's Message for World Population Day 2011

Message for World Population Day 2011 Youth and adolescents in a world of 7 billion Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, UNFPA Executive Director This year, on October 31st, world population reaches 7 billion... Read more

11 July 2011
Press Release

Armenia in the World of 7 Billion: Press Conference and Debates Devoted to World Population Day 2011

The World will reach 7 billion on October 31, 2011 Yerevan, 11 July 2011 - Today, at “Henaran” Press Club, UNFPA Armenia held a press conference devoted to the World Population Day 2011 and the place... Read more

14 June 2011
Press Release

UNFPA Joins Forces with IBM in Setting up 7 Billion Actions Campaign Platform

IBMers volunteer their skills for the UNFPA-led campaign  UNITED NATIONS, New York, 14 June 2011—IBM is partnering with UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, in promoting its efforts to... Read more

7 June 2011
News

Youth at Risk in Eastern Europe and Central Asia

UNFPA Regional Office for Eastern Europe and Central Asia, Istanbul, 07 June 2011 –  UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, launched a Youth at Risk photography and multimedia exhibition today to... Read more

26 May 2011
News

World Population to Reach 7 Billion on 31 October

World population is projected to reach 7 billion on 31 October 2011, according to the 2010 Revision of World Population Prospects, the official United Nations population projections prepared by the... Read more

19 May 2011
News

Thea Fierens: Census Data is Very Important for the Country

Ms. Theodora Fierens, UNFPA Regional Director for Eastern Europe and Central Asia paid a short visit to Armenia on May 15-19, 2011. During her visit, Ms. Fierens took part in an international... Read more

5 May 2011
Statement

UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin's Statement on International Day of the Midwife 2011

Statement, 5 May 2011 International Day of the Midwife Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, Executive Director of UNFPA, The United Nations Population Fund Midwives deliver – and not only babies More than one... Read more

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