2013 State of World Population Report: Motherhood in Childhood: Facing the challenge of adolescent pregnancy

13 November 2014

World wide

 

Statements

Statement by UNFPA Pacific Director and Representative Dr Laurent Zessler

Statement by the Minister for Social Welfare, Women & Poverty Alleviation, Dr Jiko Luveni

Statement by Paulini Turagabeci, the Voice of Youth

Statement by the Minister for Health Dr Neil Sharma

Statement of the UNFPA Executive Director on the launch of The State of World Population 2013

Documents

2013 State of World Population Report - Motherhood in Childhood: Facing the challenge of adolescent pregnancy

i am not a lost cause:Young Women's Empowerment and Teenage Pregnancy in the Pacific

2013 SWOP Report Executive Summary

2013 SWOP Global Fact Sheet

2013 SWOP Launch Programme

Media

Girls have choices - Pacific.Scoop, NZ (12/11/13)

Girls have choices - PACNEWS (12/11/13)

Girls have choices - The Fiji Times (12/11/13)

'A shameful legacy' - Solomon Star (06/11/13)

Low contraceptive prevalence rate a concern, Fiji Minister for Health discusses national response (2013 SWOP Pacific launch follow-up reportage, Fiji TV 04/11/13)

Research can provide answers to national low contraceptive prevalence rate: FNU College of Medicine Professor Ian Rouse (2013 SWOP Pacific launch follow-up reportage, Fiji TV 04/11/13)

National women's network to be alternative entry point for sexual and reproductive health services (2013 SWOP Pacific launch follow-up reportage, Fiji TV 04/11/13)

A shameful legacy - PACNEWS (04/11/13)

A shameful legacy - The Fiji Times (04/11/13) (PDF)

Teenage pregnancies a concern - The Fiji Times (04/11/13)

New approach to reproductive health - Fiji Sun (04/11/13)

"To all fathers .. our young girls need our maximum support" - Letter to the Editor, The Fiji Times (04/11/13)

KAILA! A special (ywo-page spread) on 2013 SWOP and adolescent pregnancy - The Fiji Times (03/11/13)

Teen pregnancy trends worrying - FBC News (02/11/13)

10 percent pregnant mothers in Fiji are adolescent - FBC News (02/11/13)

Minister calls for change in mind-set of young people - The Fiji Times (02/11/13)

Islanders top teen pregnancy - The Fiji Times (02/11/13)

Young and carrying - The Fiji Times (02/11/13)

Addressing youth related issues including teenage pregnancies is government priority: Dr Sharma - PACNEWS (01/11/13)

Adolescent birth rates 31% 1000 girls between 15 to 19 - www.fijivillage.com (01/11/13)

Reports highlight adolescent pregnancy implications - www.fijilive.com (01/11/13)

2013 SWOP Pacific launch television coverage - Fiji Television Limited  (01/11/13)

2013 SWOP Pacific launch television coverage - Fiji Broadcasting Coporation (FBC News) (01/11/13)

Adolescent pregnancy - Solomon Star (01/11/13)

Adolescent pregnancy - whose failing is that? - PACNEWS (31/10/13)

‘Motherhood in childhood,' new UN report, spotlights adolescent pregnancy - PACNEWS (31/10/13)

Stripped of choices: a column on adolescent pregnancy - The Fiji Times (29/10/13)

Let's do it now - an animation on the situation of adolescent pregnancy in the Asia & Pacific Region (VIDEO)