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Humanitarian Action 2020 Overview

UNFPA, the United Nations sexual and reproductive health agency, appeals for $683 million to provide life-saving reproductive health and protection services to 48 million women, girls and young people, including 4 million pregnant women, in 57 countries affected by conflict or natural disasters in 2020.

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UNFPA Sierra Leone - At a glance

UNFPA has been operating in Sierra Leone since 1971 and supports the Government’s efforts to revitalise the health system and promote sexual and reproductive health and rights. 

Find out more about the work UNFPA undertakes in Sierra Leone by reading our new 'At a Glance' brochure.

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Costing the Three Transformative Results

Costing the Three Transformative Results focuses on new research to estimate the costs associated the global effort led by UNFPA to: (a) end preventable maternal deaths, (b) end the unmet need for family planning, and (c) end gender-based violence and all harmful practices, including child marriage and female genital mutilation.

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Icons & Activists: 50 years of people making change

In celebration of the 50th anniversary of UNFPA and the 25th of the ICPD, this book showcases the "change makers" who have made substantial contributions to sexual and reproductive health and rights, and population and development more broadly.

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The Maternal and Newborn Health Thematic Fund Annual Report 2018

In 2018, UNFPA's Maternal and Newborn Health Thematic Fund (MHTF) moved into Phase III (2018-2022) of its Business Plan based on three cross-cutting principles: improving equity in access, quality of care and accountability, in line with the three pillars of the Global Strategy for Women’s, Children’s and Adolescents’ Health (2016-2030). 

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Sierra Leone National Population Policy 2018

The National Population Policy is designed to improve the quality of life for the people of Sierra Leone by ensuring that the sustainable management of population growth is in line with the country’s economic growth, poverty reduction and available resources.

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Newsletter: UNFPA Deputy Executive Director visits Sierra Leone

In June, UNFPA Deputy Executive Director, programme Mr. Dereje Wordofa visited Sierra Leone. It was Mr. Wordofa’s first visit to the small West African country, and one which we hoped he will remember fondly.

Read this special newsletter which details his activities during his visit to the country.

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Enhancing reproductive health and rights towards sustainable development

This 2018 annual report presents UNFPA's interventions towards achieving the three major goals in Sierra Leone.

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Unfinished Business: The Pursuit of Rights and Choices for All

Read our latest State of the World Population Report 2019 for more.

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National strategy for the reduction of adolescent pregnancy and child marriage 2018 - 2022

The National Strategy for the Reduction of Adolescent Pregnancy and Child Marriage (2018-2022) was developed to guide the prioritisation of all evidence-based adolescent pregnancy and child marriage reduction interventions in the country during this period.

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