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13 July 2015
Dispatch
Pregnant with her sixth child, Nibitanga Suzana, 27, was forced to make the hazardous three-day journey from Bujumbura to the refugee camp on the Tanzania border when the Burundian conflict erupted... Read more
26 June 2015
Dispatch
UNFPA Botswana has partnered with BotswanaPost to launch a stamp titled “Say No To Gender Based Violence ACT NOW” in an effort to increase awareness about gender based violence against women and... Read more
21 April 2015
Dispatch
UNFPA was among the stakeholders invited to brief the house of chiefs as part of the Chiefs’ orientation at the opening of the 3rd Session of the 10th Ntlo Ya Dikgosi. Speaking at the briefing,... Read more
24 March 2015
Dispatch
Botswana, Tanzania and South Africa have collectively set a new Guinness World Record of Most People being tested for HIV in Multi-Venues in 8 hours. The record event was a joint collaboration... Read more
23 December 2014
Dispatch
Sew Lun Genevieve Ah-Sue, Deputy Regional Director of UNFPA East and Southern Africa Regional Office (ESARO) made a four day visit to Botswana, 2 – 5 December 2014. The DRD was attending the 4th... Read more
23 December 2014
Dispatch
They laughed and danced with the energy that symbolizes young people everywhere. This was the vibrant and celebratory launch of the Safeguard Young People (SYP) programme in Mahalapye on 11 December... Read more
4 December 2014
Dispatch
Botswana joined the rest of the World in launching the 2014 State of World Population (SWOP) Report under the theme The Power of 1.8 Billion: Adolescents, Youth and the Transformation of the Future... Read more
3 December 2014
Dispatch
UNFPA and the Department of Population Studies at the University of Botswana hosted a two-day seminar from 17-18 November 2014 under the theme “Harnessing the Demographic Dividend in Botswana”. The... Read more
25 November 2014
Dispatch
As we commemorate the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, let us mobilize for the 16 days of activism from now until Human Rights Day on 10 December. Join the... Read more
10 October 2014
Dispatch
Message of Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, UNFPA Executive Director, on the occasion of the International Day of the Girl Child Today on the International Day of the Girl Child, I join every person... Read more

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