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1 January 2016
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Zainab, was 13 years old when she saw her first menstrual cycle. She remembers having cramps in her abdomen but that was overshadowed by her mother’s joy, “you are now a woman”, her mother said,... Read more
1 January 2016
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JANUARY: Scale-up of Humanitarian intervention in Nigeria’s North East In 2015, UNFPA further scaled up its humanitarian response in the North East, targeting 4.5million beneficiaries of the 14.... Read more
1 January 2016
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1. Access to Maternal Health Limited access to health care services is a contributing factor to high maternal mortality in Nigeria. Every year about 33,000 women and girls die from pregnancy... Read more
1 December 2015
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A 2 day national consultative conference on family planning programming in Nigeria was held in December. The conference was hosted by the Nigeria Federal Ministry of Health (FMOH) in partnership... Read more
7 September 2015
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The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in partnership with the Government of Japan and the United Nations Central Emergency Response Fund (UN-CERF) has flagged off the distribution of 11, 000... Read more
24 August 2015
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“We are committed to ensuring that every adolescent girl, regardless of her age, culture or background has access to equitable and quality education and importantly expresses her right to live and... Read more
15 July 2015
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Ratidzai Ndlovu the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Representative in Nigeria said that the youth are effective drivers of change when they are empowered and given the right opportunities.... Read more
15 July 2015
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Our mandate is to deliver a world where every pregnancy is wanted, every childbirth is safe and every young person’s potential is fulfilled. At the core of this mandate is the active participation... Read more
9 July 2015
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The United Nations Development Organization donated training arm models worth $1 million to the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria for the 98 midwifery schools in the country. The equipment... Read more
19 June 2015
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A 3-days review meeting of the 2015 United Nations Development Assistance Framework also known as Delivering as one was concluded today in Calabar Cross River State. The mid-year programme review... Read more

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