Monsoon Rains Bring New Challenges for Expectant Mothers
En 2016, le Groupe de travail du Comité permanent inter-organisations des Nations Unies a créé une équipe spéciale chargée d'élaborer les directives du CPI sur l'inclusion des personnes handicapées dans l'action humanitaire (ci-après dénommées directives du CPI pour les personnes handicapées).
GAMBELLA REGION, Ethiopia—Getting women to use family planning at Tierkidi refugee camp was something of a challenge because their husbands believed that it meant their wives would be seeing other men. “We teach women to use family planning and they accept [this], but not the husbands,” said Peter Lam Gony, a community mobilizer at Tierkidi.
Despite this obstacle, the health centre is serving women daily with family planning services. And more and more women are using the Health Centre to ensure safe delivery of their babies since the doors opened in May 2014.
UNDP, UNICEF, UNFPA and UN Women welcome Sweden's multi-year commitment to core funding
UNDP, UNICEF, UNFPA and UN Women welcome with appreciation the Government of Sweden’s decision to enter into multi-year core funding agreements with our agencies. These will enhance our ability to fulfill our mandates and carry out our work with the greatest possible flexibility and predictability.
This SEK 6.8 billion contribution will help us deliver better results for the communities we serve.
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The post of Youth & HIV\AIDS Specialist is located in the Arab States Regional Office of UNFPA and reports to Regional Youth and HIV\AIDS Adviser. Under the oversight of the Regional Adviser, the Specialist will support the provision of technical and advisory services on youth and HIV/AIDS programs in the regional office.