Bangkok/Kathmandu, April 25, 2015
- The UNFPA Asia-Pacific Regional Office is working with our Nepal Country Office and colleagues across the United Nations Population Fund to assist the Government of Nepal and a range of partners in the aftermath of today’s devastating 7.9 magnitude earthquake which has claimed hundredsof lives, displaced thousands of people and caused massive structural damage in the capital Kathmandu and elsewhere.
Ha Noi, 24 March 2015
– UNFPA and the National Assembly’s Parliamentary Committee for Social Affairs (PCSA) held a discussion on Population and Sexual and Reproductive Health (SRH) polices on 24 March in Quang Ninh province. This event provided a platform for elected officials to discuss the latest emerging population issues, including fertility rates and the persistent unmet needs for SRH care, particularly among vulnerable groups, such as unmarried adolescents, migrant workers and ethnic minority people.
HA NOI, 4 December 2014
- A new collaboration between UNFPA and Mobifone on "Rockstorm7 - Dong A spirit" was signed today in Ha Noi. UNFPA will join RockStorm7 tour in six cities and provinces of Hue, Da Nang, Bien Hoa, Ho Chi Minh City, Can Tho, and Ha Noi from 6 December 2014 to 10 January 2015. This collaboration is an innovative approach to promote healthy life style and to engage young people on issues related to sexual and reproductive health (SRH), emphasized Mr. Arthur Erken, UNFPA Representative at the signing ceremony.