UNFPA
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26 May 2017 description
report UN Population Fund

“I was told that my repair surgery will be done on Wednesday. The night before I couldn’t sleep. I was happy, nervous, anxious and scared. I couldn’t believe this day was finally coming. I couldn’t believe I was going to be fine and that the days of feeling embarrassed at my clothes being wet will soon be behind me. I will not smell bad again.

25 May 2017 description
report UN Population Fund

HIGHLIGHT OF THE MONTH
DURING APRIL 2017

New women and girls safe spaces have opened cross border in both northern and southern Syria.

SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC (FROM ALL CHANNELS)
283,612 reproductive health services delivered to Syrians
9,299 deliveries supported, including 3,395 C-section deliveries 63,948 family planning services
15,797 gender-based violence response services provided to Syrians 14,276 women accessed women safe spaces

24 May 2017 description
report UN Population Fund

Statement of UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin on the International Day to End Obstetric Fistula, 23 May 2017

23 May 2017 description
report UN Population Fund

WAING MAW, Myanmar – “We should not have to live in fear of violence just because we are women,” Khaung Nan declared in Waing Maw, a town in Myanmar’s battle-worn Kachin State.

Ms. Khaung Nan works at the Waing Maw Women’s and Girls’ Centre, one of eight such centres in the area. These UNFPA-supported facilities provide counselling, legal assistance, transport to hospitals, and other care for survivors of abuse.

22 May 2017 description

Messages clés

  • Le nombre élevé des cas au Lac est le résultat des seances de sensibilisation de l'UNFPA et les campagnes de sensibilisation que les équipes de l’IRC ont mené lors de la distribution des Kits WASH effectuée sur les différents sites d'intervention.

  • 9836 dont 1864 hommes, 4887 femmes, 1162 adolescents et 1923 adolescentes ont été sensibilisés sur les différents types de VBG, leurs conséquences et les services de réponse disponibles dans les communautés.

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