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8 May 2019

UNFPA North Macedonia CO joins Skopje Marathon to promote ICPD25, UNFPA@50

SKOPJE, North Macedonia - Team members from CO North Macedonia recently took part in the 2019 edition of the Skopje Marathon, one of the biggest sporting events in the country. On 4 May, the UNFPA team completed the race branded with ICPD25- and UNFPA-branded t-shirts and signs. The specific message this year was inclusion, as

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

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