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18 August 2013

Timor-Leste and Indonesia Cooperate for Population and Housing Censuses

NFPA staff accompanied a delegation from Timor-Leste General Directorate of Statistics (GDS) to Indonesia in July that met with the Badan Pusat Statistics of Indonesia (BPS) to share knowledge and... Read more

30 July 2013

Too Young to Carry a Bundle of Pain

The story was narrated by: Dr. Amita Pradhan Thapa Consultant/ Obstetrician/ Gynecologist United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) National Hospital Guido Valadares I was busy in the hospital in my... Read more

25 July 2013

World Population Day 2013 in Timor-Leste

UNFPA in Timor-Leste celebrated World Population Day on 15 July 2013 UNFPA (United Nations Population Fund) in Timor-Leste celebrated ‘World Population Day 2013' in a ceremony attended by high-... Read more

29 January 2013

UNFPA Launch “Bondia Antonio” Film and Picture Theatre to promote male involvement in women’s Reproductive Health

“Bondia Antonio” the innovative new film and picture theatre project, was officially launched in the Ministry of Health on Tuesday, January 29th. This media project is part of the Ministry of Health... Read more

9 December 2012

Participation Starts at Home: Reproductive Rights are Key to Meaningful Participation

UNFPA Executive Director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, delivers the following special statement for Human Rights Day, 10 December 2012. "On this Human Rights Day, we come together to celebrate the... Read more

1 December 2012

UNFPA Celebrate World AIDS Day

On December 1st, the Executive Director of UNFPA, Babatunde Osotimehin, delivered the following message celebrating World AIDS Day. "There is much to celebrate this World AIDS Day with a 50% decline... Read more

25 November 2012

Ending Gender-Based Violence in Times of Crisis

UNFPA Executive Director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, delivers the following message on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. This year, UNFPA, the United Nations... Read more

19 November 2012

State of the World Population 2012 Report Launch

By Choice, not by Chance, Family Planning, Human Rights and Development' On November 15th, UNFPA Representative, Mr. Pornchai Suchitta launched the State of the World Population Report 2012 in J.L... Read more

5 October 2012

Fokupers Report suggests links between Barlake and Domestic Violence

In the lead up to the annual 16 Days Against Violence Campaign in November there will be much public discussion about the high rates of domestic violence in Timor-Leste. Over 38% of women have... Read more

1 October 2012

UNFPA and HelpAge International Launch New Report 'Ageing in the Twenty-First Century: A Celebration and a Challenge'

The number of older persons is growing faster than any other age group, says a new report, 'Ageing in the Twenty-first Century: A Celebration and a Challenge', released on October 1st, International... Read more