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CELEBRATION OF ICPD@25 AND
UNFPA@50
HIGH LEVEL IMPACT SUMMIT

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PRIORITY AREAS IN THE CALL TO ACTION ROAD MAP To help close the most pressing gaps in the humanitarian response in the Northeast, the stakeholders contributing to this Call to Action Road Map have chosen to focus their collective efforts in ve areas in 2018-19: • Strengthening Coordination to ensure a timely, accountable, holistic, inter-sectoral approach to preventing and responding to GBV. • Improving Access to Quality Services for Survivors by ensuring that sucient and timely access to these services is an essential component of the humanitarian response. • Strengthening the Capacity and Expanding the Engagement of Local Partners to improve GBV prevention and response efforts. • Securing Sucient Funding for GBV programming through improved coordination and advocacy. • Engaging Security Actors to improve GBV prevention and response.

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CENTRALITY OF PROTECTION IN 2019 HUMANITARIAN PROGRAMME CYCLE

The 2019 Humanitarian Programme Cycle started by building consensus on the humanitarian situation and identifying needs of the aected population to support the development of the 2019-2021 Humanitarian Response Plan (HRP). The Centrality of Protection was fully built into the process and the CtA used the opportunity to advocate for the consideration of GBV concerns in all sector plans e.g. WASH, shelter, distribution of Non-Food Items etc. The Centrality of Protection (CoP) recognizes GBV as one of four “key threats & risk trends”, hence the CtA Action areas align well with the CoP indicators to track progress so that CtA progress reports can feed into the CoP action plan reporting. Each of the 5 Outcome areas of the CtA road map is linked to at least 2 indicators of the CoP

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National Strategic Frame Work for the Elimination of Obstetric Fistula in Nigeria -2019-2023

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Fifty years ago, it was hard for women to obtain contraception and relatively easy to die giving birth. Many women were unable to decide whom and when to marry, and when or whether to have children.

A worldwide movement to give women real choices in life culminated in the 1994 International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD), where a consensus was reached about the links between women’s empowerment, sexual and reproductive health, and rights and sustainable development.

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This publication shares stories and findings gathered ethically through the period of the study
on the practice of Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting within targeted communities in Nigeria.
The study was made possible with funding and technical assistance from
United Nations Population Fund Nigeria

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UNFPA Nigeria with support from West and Central African Regional Oce organized the biggest ever conference of Muslim religious leaders to discuss their role in demographic dividend. The two day conference was ocially opened by the Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Prof. Yemi Osibanjo. After the two day deliberation, the leaders reached consensus around sensitive issues such as family planning and pledged to lead a radical social norm change that will transform Nigeria.

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In today’s world, gaps in wealth have grown shockingly wide. Billions of people linger at the bottom, denied their human rights and prospects for a better life. At the top, resources and privileges accrue at explosive rates, pushing the world ever further from the vision of equality embodied in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

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This factsheet highlights UNFPA and the Government of Canada's response to the freed Chibok girls

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