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6 September 2016
Press Release

Ageing Populations - Implications, Challenges and Opportunities

Ha Noi, Viet Nam, 6-8 September 2016 - As more and more countries in Asia and the Pacific face rapidly ageing populations, understanding and... Read more

6 September 2016
Statement

Speech of Ms. Lubna Baqi, Deputy Regional Director of the UNFPA Asia Pacific Regional Office

The issue of ageing populations in Asia and the Pacific is not a new theme. Many of us have worked on this for quite a while now – governments,... Read more

18 August 2016
Statement

Speech of Ms Ritsu Nacken, UNFPA Representative in Viet Nam at the Consultation Workshop on the draft of the implementation plan 2016-2020 of National Youth Development Strategy

I am honored to be here today on behalf of the UNFPA, and I greatly appreciate the cooperation of the Department of Youth Affairs, Ministry of Home... Read more

9 July 2016
Press Release

World Population Day 2016

HA NOI, 9 July 2016 – On 11 July, as communities everywhere observe World Population Day, Ministry of Health and UNFPA in Viet Nam call for... Read more

9 July 2016
Statement

Speech of Ms. Astrid Bant, UNFPA Representative in Viet Nam

World Population Day is celebrated across the world on 11 July to focus our global attention to some of the most pressing population concerns of our... Read more

22 June 2016
Statement

Speech of Ms. Ritsu Nacken, UNFPA Deputy Representative in Viet Nam

Young people have been playing an important role in Viet Nam’s growth and they represent an increasingly large proportion of the labour force. The... Read more

3 June 2016
News

Joint mission with the Ministry of Health to Kon Tum province

From 1 to 3/6/2016, UNFPA and the Ministry of Health had a joint mission to Kon Tum province to monitor the activities of maternal health and family... Read more

1 June 2016
News

Sexual health in East Asia: it's a matter of life and death

As a Japanese citizen, I read with great interest the speech US President Barack Obama gave during his recent historic visit to Hiroshima, and one... Read more

26 April 2016
News

Age is nothing but a number: Bridging the gap between the young and the old

Ha Noi, 29 September 2015 - An opening reception of the photo voice exhibition "Timeless" was held this morning in Ha Noi by the United... Read more

24 March 2016
Statement

Speech of Ms. Astrid Bant, UNFPA Representative in Viet Nam

This discussion is very timely in the context that Viet Nam is starting to implement the five year socio-economic development plan, 2016-2020.

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