Latest United Nations Population Fund Stories

2010-01-08 16:48:00

Health and Development Groups Applaud Clinton Speech; Call for Action WASHINGTON, Jan.

2009-12-09 08:09:00

UNITED NATIONS, Dec. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Nations Association of the National Capital Area (UNA-NCA) will present Thoraya Ahmed Obaid, Executive Director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, with the Louis B.

2009-12-03 06:00:00

Targeted Investments Can Also Radically Reduce Unintended Pregnancies and Unsafe Abortion and Lower Poverty Levels NEW YORK, Dec.

2009-11-18 13:15:00

If women were to have better access to contraceptives, it could actually help the battle against global warming, the UN Population Fund claimed on Wednesday.

2009-10-07 14:30:00

BANGKOK, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following the recent series of natural disasters in Asia and the Pacific, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, is providing humanitarian assistance in affected countries throughout the region.

2009-09-25 10:55:00

Collaboration Among Leading Public and Private Sector Organizations Formed to Bring International Attention to this Injustice NEW YORK, Sept.

2009-09-03 12:25:00

A lack of financing for global birth control programs has ended in an overwhelming number of unwanted pregnancies and death due to complications from childbirth.

2009-06-25 12:57:00

UNITED NATIONS, June 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Family planning experts from around the world warn that the lack of funding for family planning is stalling development efforts in poor countries.

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.