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23 May 2016
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Statement by the Executive Director to Mark International Day to End Obstetric Fistula

Obstetric fistula is almost exclusively a condition of the poorest, most vulnerable and most marginalized women and girls. It afflicts those who lack access to the timely, high-quality, and life-... Read more

30 April 2016
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Country Office Hosts International Media on Post-Ebola Maternal Health Mission

UNFPA Sierra Leone has hosted four international journalists from AFP and USA Today on field visit to post-Ebola Sierra Leone and Liberia, from 25-30 April 2016, under the Mano River Midwives... Read more

28 April 2016
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2015 Annual Report Presented to Donors and Partners

The UNFPA Country Office presented its 2015 Annual Report to donors and partners at the Bintumani Conference Hall, Aberdeen, Freetown on 28 April, 2016, titled, ‘Saving Lives in Emergencies: Building... Read more

31 March 2016
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Sierra Leone’s 2015 Census Provisional Results Launched

The President of Sierra Leone on March 31, 2016 formally launched the Provisional Results of the Sierra Leone 2015 Population and Housing Census at the Miatta Conference Hall, Youyi Building,... Read more

22 March 2016
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Officer-in-Charge Calls for Renewed Action on Adolescents, Women, Youth at CARMMA

The Officer-in-Charge, UNFPA Sierra Leone, has called for renewed commitment to the promotion and protection of sexual and reproductive health and rights, including family planning, especially of... Read more

22 March 2016
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Officer-in-Charge Calls for Renewed Action on Adolescents, Women, Youth at CARMMA

The Officer-in-Charge, UNFPA Sierra Leone, has called for renewed commitment to the promotion and protection of sexual and reproductive health and rights, including family planning, especially of... Read more

14 March 2016
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60th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women Kicks Off in New York

The 60th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women kicked off today, June 14, at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, with the full involvement of UNFPA. The implementation of 2030... Read more

8 March 2016
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Step It Up for Gender Equality: Statement by ED on International Women's Day, March 8

For millions of women and girls around the world, gender equality and the full enjoyment of human rights remain elusive. For instance, nearly 14 million children are forced into marriage every year;... Read more

30 January 2016
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UN takes the Sustainable Development Goals to Regional Headquarters in Sierra Leone

The United Nations system in Sierra Leone has launched a nationwide campaign to promote the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), adopted last September by world leaders, including H.E. President... Read more

3 December 2015
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H4+ Partnership trains Journalists on Maternal and Child Health Issues

Twenty journalists form the print and electronic media media were on Thursday, 3 December, 2015, trained on maternal and child health issues and reporting at the Family Kingdom. Aberdeen, Freetown,... Read more

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