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25 November 2013
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Statement of the UNFPA Executive Director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, for the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

Violence against women and girls is a violation of their fundamental human rights, an affront to human dignity and a serious threat to their health... Read more

19 November 2013
News

Team-Building at UNFPA Lao PDR

UNFPA Lao PDR is getting ready for the new strategic plan and building a more cohesive team is a priority. While we strengthen our team work, we... Read more

31 October 2013
News

More than 7 Million Girls in Poor Countries Give Birth Before 18 Each Year, Finds New UNFPA Report

Motherhood in childhood is a huge global problem, especially in developing countries, where every year 7.3 million girls under 18 give birth,... Read more

24 October 2013
News

MPs and youth discuss how to improve girls lives

Vientiane, 24 October.- Around 20 parliamentarians and 25 young people met on October 24 in Savannakhet to discuss development issues with a special... Read more

9 October 2013
News

Family Planning, key to reduce maternal deaths and boost economy

Although family planning information and services are widely available in the country, at least 20 per cent of married and unmarried women who are... Read more

30 August 2013
News

Savannakhet celebrates International Youth Day 2013

Savannakhet, 30 August 2013.- The Ministry of Education and Sports (MoES) with support from the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and other... Read more

29 August 2013
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Family Planning: essential for women's health and country’s development

The Promotion of Family Health Association (PFHA) in cooperation with the Ministry of Health (MoH) and support from the United Nations Population... Read more

26 July 2013
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Rapid survey provides vital information on availability of Life saving maternal and RH commodities including contraceptives in Lao PDR

The Ministry of Health (MoH), with support from the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) held in Vientiane a dissemination workshop to present the... Read more

16 July 2013
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UNFPA Laos on Facebook!

Youth in Laos now have a new channel to communicate, interact, share information and express themselves. As part of the activities prepared for World Population Day on July 11th, the UNFPA Lao PDR... Read more

14 July 2013
News

World Population Day promotes adolescent girls in Lao PDR

A youthful celebration including hip hop and contemporary dance, pop music and drama performances by young people was organized on July 11th, at the... Read more

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