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07/21/2017 at 14:18. Facebook
As our beloved Executive Director Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin is laid to rest in Nigeria today, we remember his life of service and remain committed to honoring his legacy.

#BabatundeLegacy #RIP
As our beloved Executive Director Dr Babatunde Osotimehin is laid to rest
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07/20/2017 at 15:46. Facebook
Like many of her peers in #Uganda, Edith has experienced her share of difficulties. But today, at the age of 20, she runs a successful hairdressing business and is a role model for other young people: bit.ly/2uFR8qo

#GirlBoss
Like many of her peers in Uganda Edith has experienced her share

“I want to be an example for youth.”

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07/19/2017 at 20:21. Facebook
As the lead United Nations agency for promoting and protecting maternal health, we are making #motherhood safer in more than 150 countries—including those facing humanitarian crises, where one in five women of childbearing age is likely to be pregnant.

Learn more about our work today: unfpa.org/maternal-health

#MaternalHealth #GlobalGoals
As the lead United Nations agency for promoting and protecting maternal health

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07/19/2017 at 16:23. Facebook
Faith leaders in Bosnia and Herzegovina have taken a bold step in support of survivors of sexual violence by denouncing their discrimination and stigmatization: bit.ly/2vCepqf

We welcome this landmark declaration by the country's Inter-religious Council that represents Muslims, Orthodox Serbs, Catholics and Jews.

#HumanRights #GlobalGoals
Faith leaders in Bosnia and Herzegovina have taken a bold step in

“We must show survivors that we're there for them and we don’t judge them.”

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07/19/2017 at 12:52. Facebook
"When I was 14, I dropped out of school, got married to a man with two kids [and] was abused," says Jenipher (22).

Fortunately, a local NGO supported by UNFPA Malawi rescued Jenipher from child marriage and put her back in school. Today, she has completed her O-Level examinations and is looking forward to a better future.

Photo: © UNFPA Malawi

#WCW #EndChildMarriage #GlobalGoals
"When I was 14 I dropped out of school got married to

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07/18/2017 at 15:21. Facebook
See how UNFPA Cameroon and Fondation Orange helped transform the lives of 33 women suffering from fistula, one of the most tragic childbirth injuries: bit.ly/2vf1BXt

Photo(s): © UNFPA Cameroon/Olive Bonga

#EndFistula #TransformationTuesday
See how UNFPA Cameroon and Fondation Orange helped transform the lives of

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Lukman Hassan Shaffa
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UNFPA
07/17/2017 at 16:55. Facebook
After the safe birth of her twins, Kate plans to use modern contraception to prevent further unplanned pregnancies: bit.ly/2vuqSMH

Last week, donors committed a total of $207 million to UNFPA to help expand access to #familyplanning commodities and empower millions of women like Kate to choose whether and when to have children.

#HerFuture #GlobalGoals
After the safe birth of her twins Kate plans to use modern

Leaders around the world commit support for voluntary family planning | UNFPA - United Nations Population Fund

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07/14/2017. Facebook
Find out why these dads in #Ukraine are dancing with their daughters and sons: bit.ly/2tTHKgs

#FridayFeeling #HeForShe
Find out why these dads in Ukraine are dancing with their daughters

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Lukman Hassan Shaffa
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UNFPA
07/13/2017. Facebook
No woman should ever be denied the ability to plan her future!

Find out what we're doing to protect this human right in over 150 countries around the world: unfpa.org/family-planning

#HerFuture #FamilyPlanning #HumanRights
No woman should ever be denied the ability to plan her future

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07/12/2017. Facebook
See how a UNFPA Bangladesh-supported midwife saved the life of Anjana and her baby: bit.ly/2u8JEMz

#CallTheMidwife #WCW
See how a UNFPA Bangladesh supported midwife saved the life of Anjana

“They said if I had delayed going to the hospital, my baby would have died.”

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07/12/2017. Facebook
Fact: #FamilyPlanning is a human right! Get the REAL facts on why we must empower a woman to plan #HerFuture: unfpa.org/family-planning
Fact: FamilyPlanning is a human right Get the REAL facts on why

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07/11/2017. Facebook
Will you stand with the millions of women and girls worldwide who are demanding that their right to access #familyplanning be protected?

Share this post if you answered ‘yes’.

#HerFuture #WomensRights
Will you stand with the millions of women and girls worldwide who

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07/11/2017. Facebook
Aminata is one of the 214 million women who we're calling on world leaders to support at the #FamilyPlanning Summit: bit.ly/2udWZE2

Alongside DFID - UK Department for International Development and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, we're asking governments and NGO partners to recommit to enabling every woman to realize her right to protect #HerFuture by choosing whether and when to have... View more »
Aminata is one of the 214 million women who we're calling on
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07/10/2017. Facebook
We can’t end poverty or achieve gender equality without empowering women and girls with access to #familyplanning. See how else our future rests on #HerFuture: unfpa.org/family-planning

#GlobalGoals
We can’t end poverty or achieve gender equality without empowering women and

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07/10/2017. Facebook
On the eve of the #FamilyPlanning Summit, watch live as we celebrate the life and legacy of UNFPA's late Executive Director at the Prof. Babatunde Osotimehin Lecture: youtu.be/wm7riMqAglE

#HerFuture
On the eve of the FamilyPlanning Summit watch live as we celebrate

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Lukman Hassan Shaffa
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UNFPA
07/10/2017. Facebook
214 million women worldwide lack access to #familyplanning. UNFPA is committed to protecting this human right, so that every woman can plan #HerFuture.
214 million women worldwide lack access to familyplanning UNFPA is committed to
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07/10/2017. Facebook
Ahead of the #FamilyPlanning Summit in London, The Guardian takes a closer look at how far the world has come in making modern contraception available to the most vulnerable women and girls.

#HerFuture #GlobalGoals
Ahead of the FamilyPlanning Summit in London The Guardian takes a closer

2017: the year we lost control of world population surge?

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07/07/2017. Facebook
"I want my children to have a good life." See what else Rowena told us about #HerFuture: bit.ly/2tUNk43

At the 2017 Family Planning Summit (11 July), we're calling on world leaders to recommit to expanding access to #familyplanning for millions of women like Rowena, who only want the best for themselves and their families.

Photo: © UNFPA Philippines/Mario Villamor
"I want my children to have a good life " See what

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07/07/2017. Facebook
With funding from the Government of Luxembourg, UNFPA Mongolia is enabling doctors to bring expert care to women in remote areas: bit.ly/2tTQUM0

Last month, this telemedicine project was awarded the United Nations Public Service Award for its innovation and excellence in delivering health services.

Photo(s): © UNFPA Mongolia

#WomensHealth #GlobalGoals
With funding from the Government of Luxembourg UNFPA Mongolia is enabling doctors

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UNFPA
07/06/2017. Facebook
We are in Sierra Leone this week to meet women and girls who rely on us for access to family planning.

At next week's Family Planning Summit in London, we're joining DFID - UK Department for International Development and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to advocate for every woman to be able to protect #HerFuture by realizing her right to choose whether and when to have children:... View more »
We are in Sierra Leone this week to meet women and girls

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