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5 May 2022
Press Release

A new population data project launched for Viet Nam’s socio-economic development and SDGs monitoring, and UNFPA’s State of World Population Report 2022 released for Viet Nam

HA NOI, 5 May 2022 – The General Statistics Office (GSO) and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Viet Nam launched a new project today in Hanoi to support Viet Nam, for the period 2022-2026,... Read more

5 May 2022
Statement

Speech of Ms. Naomi Kitahara, UNFPA Representative in Viet Nam, at the Launch of the new GSO/UNFPA project and the State of the World Population Report 2022

Ms. Nguyen Thi Huong, Director General of General Statistics Office; Representatives from the National Assembly, MPI, MOJ, MOH, MOHA, MOLISA, MOCST, MOET, and other line-Ministries;  Representatives... Read more

18 April 2022
News

REGULAR MEETING OF THE ACTION PARTNERSHIP NETWORK FOR PREVENTION OF AND RESPONSE TO GENDER-BASED VIOLENCE

Under the framework of the programme “Elimination of violence against women and children in Viet Nam 2021-2025” funded by the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT), on 18 April... Read more

15 April 2022
News

Training on receiving, supporting and referring of Gender Based Violence survivors in Ho Chi Minh city

Under the project "Mitigating the impacts of Covid-19 on vulnerable populations" funded by the Government of Japan for the period April 2021 – June 2022, UNFPA collaborated with the Social Affairs... Read more

7 April 2022
Statement

Statement by Dr. Natalia Kanem, UNFPA Executive Director on World Health Day 2022

Sexual and reproductive health: a foundation of resilience and well-being for people and planet Kaila! In Fiji, it means to cry out loud. It can announce a celebration—or be a passionate call to... Read more

30 March 2022
Press Release

Nearly half of all pregnancies are unintended—a global crisis, says new UNFPA report

War, humanitarian emergencies create conditions for unintended pregnancies to climb further [NEW YORK, 30 March 2022] — Nearly half of all pregnancies, totalling 121 million each year throughout... Read more

30 March 2022
Statement

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem at the launch of the State of World Population Report 2022

Distinguished members of the press, Dear colleagues and friends, Mamusu from Sierra Leone was pregnant at age 14. Rahmadina in the Philippines was pregnant and married before she finished her first... Read more

24 March 2022
Press Release

Viet Nam is determined to tackle domestic violence

Hanoi, 24 March 2022: The Government of Vietnam is determined to tackle domestic violence (DV) by prioritising the amendment of relevant laws and policies on domestic violence prevention and control... Read more

24 March 2022
Statement

Speech by Ms. Naomi Kitahara, UNFPA Representative in Viet Nam, during the Workshop on the implementation of the National Programme on Domestic Violence Prevention and Control towards 2025 and the Prime Minister’s Decisions on the Family Work

Excellency Ms. Trinh Thi Thuy, Vice Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism; Mr. Mark Tattersall, Chargé d’Affaires a.i of the Australian Embassy to Viet Nam. Representatives of the Ministry of... Read more

18 March 2022
Statement

Speech by Ms. Naomi Kitahara, UNFPA Representative in Viet Nam, during the launching and handing over of Mobile App MCH247 and telehealth facility

Dr. Tran Dang Khoa, Deputy Director of the Maternal and Child Health Department, Ministry of Health; Representatives of the Ministry of Health; the media, Civil Society Organizations, UNFPA... Read more

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