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22 October 2010
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Women suffer worst war consequences

Women rarely wage war, but they suffer the worst of its consequences, United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) representative, Ms Aisha Camara-Drammeh... Read more

16 July 2010
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Statistics vital for development planning

The achievement of both the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and Vision 2016 goals hinge heavily on the use of statistical data. This was said by... Read more

7 June 2010
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UNFPA donates vehicle to Department of Youth

The United Nations Populations Fund (UNFPA) has donated a Nissan double cab to the Department of Youth in the Ministry of Youth, Sport and Culture. Accepting the vehicle, the Minister of Youth,... Read more

8 April 2010
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Parliament adopts Revised National Population Policy

Parliament has adopted the Revised National Population Policy, which aims at improving the quality of life and standard of living in the country.

12 February 2010
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BOFWA trains young advocates on SRHR

Sexual Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR) is an object that affects young people's lives in a similar or even higher manner as their adult... Read more

17 November 2008
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UNFPA asks leaders to address gender insensitive practices

Leaders have been asked to address cultural practices that are not gender sensitive.

30 October 2008
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UN and Botswana sign agreement

Botswana and the United Nations have signed an agreement for an improved mechanism for the effective and efficient collaboration.

15 July 2008
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Couples encouraged to plan

All couples and individuals have the right to decide freely and responsibly the number, as well as spacing of their children

15 July 2008
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Maternal deaths decline

Maternal deaths have declined from over 300 per 100 000 live births in the early 1970s to the current estimate of 140, says the acting deputy... Read more

15 July 2008
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Couples encouraged to plan

All couples and individuals have the right to decide freely and responsibly the number, as well as spacing of their children.

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