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24 April 2018
Press Release
HA NOI, 24 April 2018 – The first ever National Midwifery Report of Viet Nam and the Report on “Exploring barriers to accessing Maternal and Family Planning services in Ethnic Minority communities"... Read more
1 February 2018
Press Release
HA NOI, 16 January 2018 -  A new project on "Building a Model to respond to Violence Against Women and Girls in Viet Nam" funded by the Korean International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) was launched... Read more
25 January 2018
Press Release
HA NOI, 25 January 2018 -  The launching workshop of the second National Survey on Women's Health and Life Experience funded by the Australian Embassy in Viet Nam was held today in Ha Noi by the... Read more
10 December 2017
News
Every woman and girl should have the right to shape her own life, like 11-year-old Thi Tuong of Viet Nam. (Image: UNFPA State of World Population Report 2016)
Statement of UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem for Human Rights Day, 10 December 2017 Today, as we commemorate the anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, we celebrate the... Read more
5 December 2017
Statement
Ms. Astrid Bant, UNFPA Representative at the Festival “Love’s steps”
Ms. Nguyen Van Anh, Director of CSAGA; Representatives from Government Organizations, CSOs, International development partners, UN Colleagues and media;  Ladies and gentlemen; A very good morning... Read more
2 December 2017
Statement
Speech of Dr. Natalia Kanem, UNFPA Executive Director at the APCRSRH9
Ladies and gentlemen, Delegates, representatives of our host government, Viet Nam, whom we thank for their warmth and hospitality; It is a genuine pleasure to be here with you today at the closing of... Read more
28 November 2017
News
The 9th Asia Pacific Conference on Reproductive and Sexual Health and Rights (APCRSHR9)
The 9th Asia Pacific Conference on Reproductive and Sexual Health and Rights (APCRSHR9), hosted by the Vietnam Public Health Association (VPHA), will take place between 27-30 November at the Quang... Read more
27 November 2017
Statement
  Colleagues and friends, good day! Xin chao! On behalf of the United Nations Population Fund, UNFPA, it’s a pleasure to be here with you.  I also bring you greetings from our newly-appointed... Read more
25 November 2017
Statement
Dr. Natalia Kanem Executive Director of UNFPA
Rohingya refugees fleeing into Bangladesh have reported horrific stories of sexual violence. One woman, Shakila, said she was raped after being forced to watch the murder of her husband and infant... Read more
20 November 2017
Statement
Speech of Ms. Astrid Bant, UNFPA Representative in Viet Nam on the Opening of the Photo Exhibition “Across the Storm”
  Your Excellency Mme Nienke Trooster, Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands; Mr. Pham Ngoc Tien, Director of Department for Gender Equality, Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs;... Read more

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