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17 November 2016
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Launching of results of the 2015 Census of Population and Housing

Dili, 17 November 2016 - The vice Minister of Finance, Mr. Helder Lopes launches the 2015's census result at the meeting room of Ministry of Social Solidary, Caicoli. The launches ceremony is... Read more

28 October 2016
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Technical Committee meetings to review and update standards and treatment pathways for care during birth and immediate postpartum period

Technical Committee meetings to review and update standards and treatment pathways for care during birth and immediate postpartum period were conducted by the Ministry of Health with the support from... Read more

19 October 2016
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Op_Ed by By Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin , Executive Director UNFPA, on the Occasion of State World Population Report 2016

Take a moment to imagine a 10-year-old girl right now. What do you see? Is she in school? Is she laughing with friends? Do you imagine her riding a bike or playing ball? On roller skates or en pointe... Read more

12 October 2016
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Making Girls Count in the Sustainable Development Goals Era

Since 2012, the United Nations marks 11 October as the "International Day of the Girl Child." The day promotes girls' human rights, highlights gender inequalities that remain between girls and boys... Read more

10 October 2016
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Statement of the Executive Director on the International Day of the Girl Child, 11 October 2016

Statement of UNFPA Executive Director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, on the International Day of the Girl Child, 11 October 2016 Is anyone out there even thinking of improving our lives?" asks Susmita, a... Read more

28 September 2016
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There is no such thing as taboo topics in Timor-Leste now

  With those words Father Agostinho Soares, The Representative of the Vicar Episcopal of Dili Diocese, told an enthralled audience at the 21-22 September National Conference on Reproductive Health-... Read more

23 September 2016
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2016 National Conference on Reproductive Health “Investment in women’s health is investment for Timor-Leste’s future”

National Parliament, Dili, 21-22 September 2016 - A crucial conference was held in Dili last week to underscore the importance of investing in the sexual and reproductive health and well-being of... Read more

19 September 2016
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Statement of the Executive Director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, on International Day of Older Persons, 1 October

Population ageing - one of the most significant trends of the 21st century - represents both a cause for celebration and a challenge. To ensure that everyone's well-being is enhanced through this... Read more

19 August 2016
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Message of UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin on World Humanitarian Day, 19 August 2016

This World Humanitarian Day, we call for global solidarity and stand together with everyone affected by crisis. We unite as one humanity. We share a common responsibility to reach those furthest... Read more

15 August 2016
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UNFPA Timor-Leste handed-over the database system on youth programs to Secretary of State for Youth and Sport (SSYS)

On Friday 12 August 2016, on the International Youth Day, Dra. Domingas Bernardo (UNFPA's Assistant Representative) handed-over the database system to Mr. Metodio Caetano Moniz (SSYS's General... Read more

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