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3 December 2020
Launch of Women with Disability Dignity Kits

Building Back Better: towards a disability-inclusive, accessible and sustainable post COVID-19 World

December 3 is the International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD) which aims to promote an understanding of disability issues and mobilize... Read more

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... Read more

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... Read more

9 June 2020
Press Release

Pacific Youth COVID-19 Survey

The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Pacific Sub-Regional Office, in collaboration with diverse youth networks, the Pacific Disability Forum,... Read more

12 May 2020
A group of 10 Retired Fijian Midwives

Mission accomplished: Retired Fijian Midwives return from Samoa after 10 weeks

A group of ten retired Fijian midwives has recently returned from Samoa after completing ten successful weeks, supporting maternal health during the... Read more

3 February 2020

Local & Inclusive: Women and Girls with Disabilities at the Centre of Emergency Preparedness and Response in the Pacific

The Pacific is characterized by rates of gender-based violence up to twice the global average and these rates are 2-3 times higher for women with... Read more

2 December 2019
Press Release

UNFPA Emergency Reproductive Health Kits arrive in measles-affected Samoa

The Government of Samoa declared a state of emergency on 15 November due to the escalating measles outbreak. In response to the state of emergency,... Read more

27 November 2019

HRH Princess Angelika Lātūfuipeka Tuku‘aho appointed as Patron of UNFPA for the Pacific

His Majesty King Tupou VI of Tonga only daughter, Her Royal Highness Princess Angelika Lātūfuipeka Halaevalu Mata’aho Napua Okalani Tuku’aho has been... Read more

9 August 2018

Australia and UNFPA join forces with six Pacific governments to improve access to essential family planning services

Australia and UNFPA join forces with six Pacific governments to improve access to essential family planning services   Suva-Fiji/Canberra-Australia, 9 August, 2018—The Government of Australia and... Read more

6 June 2017
Press Release

UNFPA mourns passing of Executive Director

UNITED NATIONS- With profound sadness, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, announces that its Executive Director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin,... Read more