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24 November 2022
Sister Maopa Nainima, one of the retired Midwives providing counselling sessions at one of the UNFPA-supported "Women Friendly S

Let’s unite against gender-based violence and climate change crises in the Pacific

Malia Tuitupou, a volunteer working at one of the “Women Friendly Spaces” established and supported by the United Nation Population Fund (UNFPA)... Read more

4 October 2022
UNFPA's Dr. Marie Lanwi- Paul assisting the COVID-19 response at the Alternative Care Site in  Ebeye, Marshall Islands

UNFPA-deployed doctor in the Republic of Marshall Islands helped ensure the continuity of essential SRH life-saving services amid the COVID-19 pandemic

Majuro, THE MARSHALL ISLANDS – The Republic of Marshall Islands (RMI) Ministry of Health and Human Services (MOHHS) suddenly found itself on a high... Read more

26 September 2022
Lily Iawantak and her partner Kasi share a laugh at their village home on Tanna Island, Vanuatu.

An athlete and advocate: Family planning empowered Lily to empower other women in Vanuatu (World Contraception Day 2022)

TANNA, Vanuatu - “Family planning is the reason why I was able to pursue my dreams of becoming an athlete.” Lily Iawantak, 34, of Tanna Island,... Read more

21 September 2022
Press Release
Ms. Gabrielle Apelu is part of Spotlight programme in Samoa which won “Global Leave No One Behind Spotlight Initiative Award”.

UNFPA-supported EU-UN joint Spotlight Initiative in Samoa against Gender-Based Violence won a global award

CANCUN, Mexico. “I am extremely proud that Samoa has won this award! ‘Leaving No One Behind’ has been the driving force behind the Spotlight... Read more

16 September 2022
Press Release
Participants of the UNFPA-supported MISP training in Honiara, the Solomon Islands, carrying Pacific-customized Dignity Kit, Wome

Frontline service providers trained on how to protect women’s and girls’ lives and health in future disasters

HONIARA, the Solomon Islands. The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Pacific expert group deployed from Fiji completed a three-day workshop today... Read more

16 September 2022
Press Release
Participants using WHO Medical Eligibility Criteria (MEC) wheel which guides in the safe use of contraceptive methods for women.

UNFPA assists Fiji in rolling out family planning training for health workers in the Central Division

Pacific Harbour, FIJI - "After I complete this Family Planning training by UNFPA, I am confident I will be able to provide better advice to my... Read more