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6 May 2014
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The International Day of the Midwife Celebration

May 5th 2014, Vientiane, Lao PDR – The Ministry of Health (MOH) and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) organized a ceremony on the occasion... Read more

17 April 2014
Statement

Conclusions of the 2014 Commission on Population and Development Date: 17/04/2014

UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, welcomes the conclusions of the 47th session of the Commission on Population and Development, which... Read more

11 April 2014
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How Has the World Changed in the Last 20 Years?

UNITED NATIONS, New York – Twenty years ago, the international community gathered in Cairo, Egypt, to explore how the world was changing and how... Read more

8 April 2014
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UNFPA Representative’s exit courtesy calls to the Lao Government

Dr. Muia’s exit courtesy call to H.E.Mme. Pany Yathotou, Preseident of National Assembly. 1 April, 2014, Vientiane – Dr Esther Muia, UNFPA Resident Representative visited the National Assembly,... Read more

8 April 2014
Statement

Opening of 47th Session of the Commission on Population and Development

Opening remarks of Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, UNFPA Executive Director Mr. Chairman, Members of the Commission, Distinguished delegates, Ladies... Read more

8 April 2014
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UNFPA Representative’s exit courtesy calls to the Lao Government

1 April, 2014, Vientiane – Dr Esther Muia, UNFPA Resident Representative visited the National Assembly, Ministry of Planning and Investment, Ministry... Read more

26 March 2014
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Laos calls on Development Partners and Private Sector to Support Census 2015

Vientiane, Lao PDR, 26 March 2014 – Lao PDR plans to hold the 4th Population and Housing Census in March 2015. As part of the preparations, the Lao... Read more

14 March 2014
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Survey Provincial Report launched in Savannakhet

Savannakhet, Lao PDR, 13th March – The Ministry of Health (MoH) and The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) in collaboration with, the United... Read more

7 March 2014
Statement

International Women’s Day: Progress for women and girls is progress for all

As we commemorate International Women’s Day and celebrate the many achievements of women and girls, we should also remember that for far too many,... Read more

21 February 2014
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Development is Being Derailed by Ignoring Equality, Rights and Women’s Health, UN Cautions

New UN report says development gains from the past 20 years cannot be sustained unless governments tackle the inequalities that hurt the poorest and... Read more

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