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17 June 2016
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Phyllis Hazelman is a 60-year-old retired human resources professional whose innate love for working with people mean that retirement is merely a term: as an individual, community work in her... Read more
10 June 2016
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Targeted approaches have always been touted the most effective because of its informed direction, regardless of the sector it is applied in; when actions are informed, they are more likely to reach... Read more
6 June 2016
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DELIVERING essential health packages including sexual and reproductive health services on horseback or having to wade across rivers twice to reach a particular village has all been part of an eight-... Read more
30 May 2016
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Never before in the 70 years of the United Nations has it managed a gathering of about 9000 participants from 173 member states, including 55 heads of states and governments, thousands of non-... Read more
20 May 2016
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IT was the warm engaging smile which invited us into the house of which Emali Racele was the centerpiece, just completing the final weaving cycle of a Fijian fan. "No, I used to be a cook," she said... Read more
15 May 2016
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In 2013, just three years ago, the majority of an estimated 289,000 women and about three million newborn babies died globally from preventable complications and illnesses. They could have been saved... Read more
5 May 2016
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Statement by Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin Executive Director, UNFPA, The United Nations Population Fund On this International Day of the Midwife, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, salutes the... Read more
29 April 2016
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IF it was up to Tevita Moala, he would probably be dabbling in the finance market or teaching but the 31-year-old did not allow circumstances that forced him to drop out of school to negate his... Read more
21 April 2016
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Sisilia Rakula of Driti Village in Dawasamu cannot wait for the women-friendly space (WFS) in her area to open its doors; the 52-year-old is one of the 12 community facilitators who completed a three... Read more
19 April 2016
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UNFPA Pacific, Suva, Fiji (March 19, 2016) - Communities in the areas worst hit by Tropical Cyclone Winston, particularly women and girls, will now benefit from services to be provided from women... Read more

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