Ensuring rights and choices for all

Stay Connected


Dr Natalia Kanem, UNFPA Executive Director

12 August 2018

Let's Put Young People at the Centre

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem, on International Youth Day 2018.

20 July 2018

UNFPA The Gambia Representative Shares his Thoughts on the Imperatives of Family Planning in The Gambia, as Part of Discussions around World Population Day 2018 Theme - Family Planning is a Human Right

Whilst modern contraceptive use worldwide has nearly doubled from 36 per cent in 1970 to 64 per cent in 2016, contraceptive prevalence in The Gambia is very low; only 9 percent of currently married women, use a...

8 March 2018

International Women's Day Statement by UNFPA Executive Director

UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem International Women’s Day, 8 March 2018 The economic inequalities plaguing much of the world today are reinforced by many other forms of inequality, including inequalities in sexual and reproductive health. More than 200 million women—many of them poor and living in rural and remote


UNFPA WCARO is delighted to have championed advocacy efforts that led to African leaders...
The strategic plan reaffirms the agency's current strategic direction, which seeks to...


Social Updates


No content available


No vacancies currently available