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10 April 2019

World must work harder to secure sexual and reproductive rights for all, says new UNFPA report

UNITED NATIONS, New York — The global reproductive rights movement that began in the 1960s transformed the lives of hundreds of millions of women, empowering them to govern their own bodies and shape their own futures...

5 April 2019

Neighbourhood hero fights child marriage in her Roma community

PRILEP, North Macedonia—Orphaned as a child and pregnant by an adult boyfriend at the age of 14, Isabela was highly vulnerable to the fate that befalls so many girls in her predominately Roma neighbourhood: child marriage. But her life has taken a different turn, thanks to the tenacity of two women: her grandmother, and a

8 March 2019

Results from the UNFPA and Government cooperation for reducing maternal and newborn mortality presented

SKOPJE, North Macedonia - A total of 47 health professionals have been trained on effective perinatal care from the two Clinics in the country as part of the multidisciplinary teams consisted of gyn/obs, neonatologists and midwives. Fifteen gynecological and neonatological protocols on EPC have been developed and are being

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