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8 December 2015
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‘Public sector condoms good, safe’

The quality of public sector condoms is good and they are safe, contrary to common belief. A representative of the Global CONDOMISE campaign, Ms Bidia Deperthes, said at a media training on condom... Read more

30 November 2015
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#16Days Online Campaign for 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence (25 Nov-10 Dec)

UNFPA Botswana is pleased to announce our #16Days campaign, which will run during this year’s #16Days of Activism against Gender Based Violence (25 Nov – 10 Dec). Through this campaign, we will... Read more

12 October 2015
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68 000 condoms distributed in 4 days

The Universities of Botswana, Lesotho and Swaziland held the intervarsity games from 8 – 13 March 2015 in Gaborone under the theme “We are here to grow; responsibility starts here”. The games... Read more

18 August 2015
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Under the leadership of the UNFPA UN in Botswana briefed Ambassadors on the ICPD Beyond 2014 Agenda

Ambassadors to Botswana were briefed by the United Nations (UN) on the ICPD Beyond 2014 Agenda. The briefing was a call to action for Ambassadors to reach out to their Governments and... Read more

14 August 2015
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Unfinished Agenda: National Stakeholder Consultative Forum on the follow up to the ICPD Review

The multi-stakeholder consultation forum was convened to foster a shared understanding of the review findings, recommendations and came up with practical recommendations for incorporating the... Read more

12 August 2015
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Investing in the Power of Young People, Transforming our World - Statement of the UNFPA Executive Director for International Youth Day

Today, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, commemorates International Youth Day, under the theme, “Youth Civic Engagement,” by celebrating the actions young people around the world take to... Read more

10 August 2015
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UN Women Executive Director's Opening Statement of the SADC Gender Protocol@Work Summit 2015

This speech was delivered by Mr. Anders Pedersen, UN in Botswana Resident Coordinator, on behalf of the UN Women Executive Director, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka at the GenderLinks SADC Gender Protocol@... Read more

7 August 2015
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UNFPA Botswana hosts Innovation day

UNFPA brought together young minds to draw innovative ideas and solutions to curb the Sexual Reproductive Health problems that the country is facing at a one day session held at the Blue Tree on the... Read more

7 August 2015
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The Demographic Transition has happened in Botswana

This was the key message at the policy makers briefing hosted by UNFPA Botswana on the demographic dividend. Among the policy makers were ten young people who ensured that the evening was rooted on... Read more

14 July 2015
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Free UNFPA e-course on Procurement and Supply Chains

Free UNFPA E-Courses: UNFPA has developed three e-courses in Procurement and Supply Chain related subjects. The courses are offered to UNFPA personnel, as well as to its partners in Governments,... Read more

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