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29 September 2020

A Transformative Future in the Making: World Contraception Day in the Pacific #WCD2020

What does a healthy and happy life look like? For some people, it includes abundant, fresh food. For others, it features economic prosperity that will give them greater opportunities or security. For almost all, it...

24 July 2020

Editorial - The Pacific can become a global leader in ending child marriage

Editorial – Dr Jennifer Butler, Director of the United Nations Populations Fund Pacific Sub-Regional Office Today, 33,000 girls under age 18 will be forced into marriages, usually to much older men. Tomorrow,...

9 June 2020

Young People in the Pacific Speak Up on the Impact of COVID-19: Survey Goes Live!

The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Pacific Sub-Regional Office, in collaboration with diverse youth networks, the Pacific Disability Forum, United Nations sister agencies, and with the support of key development...



The State of World Population 2020: Against my will: defying the practices that harm...
The Government of Samoa declared a state of emergency on 15 November due to the...

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