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11 July 2020
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High commissioner for COVID-19 in Guinea-Bissau advocates for the rights of girls and women on World Population Day

JULY 11 - World Population Day In the context of World Population Day 2020 under the theme: Putting the brakes on COVID-19: how to safeguard the health and rights of women and girls now, UNFPA in... Read more

9 June 2020
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Women leaders at the center of the fight against covid-19 pandemic in Guinea-Bissau

The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in Guinea-Bissau delivered prevention items to Covid-19 to the ECOWAS Peace and Security Network for Women. This delivery is part of the project to Empower ... Read more

25 May 2020
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UNFPA delivers 1,500 face masks as part of the fight against coronavirus

The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in Guinea-Bissau delivered 1500 social masks to the Institute for Women and Children (IMC) in the framework of the prevention and fight against Covid-19 in... Read more

5 May 2020
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UNFPA supports healthcare professionals amidst the coronavirus pandemic

UNFPA supports healthcare workers during coronavirus pandemic Equipping health professionals to stay well and care for others during these uncertain times will be the difference between lives lost or... Read more

9 April 2020
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UNFPA supports Guinea-Bissau's response to COVID-19

BISSAU, Guinea-Bissau - As part of the United Nations' response to support Guinea-Bissau’s efforts to contain and mitigate coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Guinea-Bissau, the United Nations... Read more

6 April 2020
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The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the Ubuntu Guinea-Bissau Academy launch a remote awareness campaign via telephone against COVID-19

The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the Ubuntu Guinea-Bissau Academy launch a remote awareness campaign via telephone against COVID-19 in the country, via a follow-up cell. Using its... Read more

13 February 2020
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Certificate delivery ceremony to 355 young people and women Leaders

A certificate delivery ceremony took place on February 13, 2020, to 355 youth and women leaders trained under the Project “Support for Political Participation of Women and Youth for the Promotion of... Read more

24 January 2020
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UNFPA committed to improving community awareness on reproductive health and family planning in Guinea-Bissau

Bissau, 24 January 2020 -- The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the Ministry of Public Health (MINSAP) reaffirmed their commitment to work to increase the prevalence rate of Family Planning... Read more

23 January 2020
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UNFPA promotes coordination meeting between partners implementing the “Project for the political participation of women and young people for peace and development in Guinea-Bissau”

UNFPA promotes coordination meeting between partners implementing the “Project for the political participation of women and young people for peace and development in Guinea-Bissau” Within the... Read more

9 January 2020
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Five communities in the sector of Catio, Tombali region, declare abandoning harmful practices to the health of women and children

Under the UNFPA-UNICEF Joint Program to end FGM, the Ministry of Women, Family and Social Protection, through its National Committee for the Abandonment of Harmful Practices organized a ceremony in... Read more

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