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11 June 2013
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UNFPA to join efforts with One by One to scale up campaign against obstetric fistula

Following a meeting with the Founder and CEO of One by One, a US-based organization working with victims and survivors of obstetric fistula in Western Kenya, UNFPA Kenya Representative (ad Interim)... Read more

11 June 2013
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UNFPA lauds the efforts of civil society organizations working on population, reproductive health and gender concerns

At a three-day symposium organized by the USAID Fanikisha project for civil society organizations and development partners, UNFPA expressed support for the interventions made by various groups in... Read more

6 June 2013
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UNFPA continues to support internally displaced persons in Tana Delta

UNFPA KCO and Kenya Red Cross Society commit to explore innovative ideas targeting youth livelihoods in humanitarian settings. UNFPA KCO Representative (ad interim) Dr. Benjamin O. Alli conducted a... Read more

28 May 2013
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Opening remarks by Dr. Benjamin O. Alli, UNFPA Kenya Officer-in-Charge at the Simulation Workshop on Humanitarian Preparedness, Response and Communicating in Humanitarian Settings

The four-day workshop opened on Tuesday 28 May at the Laico Regency Hotel, Nairobi with participants drawn from UNFPA offices in Kenya, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Madagascar, Malawi, Mozambique, South Africa... Read more

27 May 2013
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UNFPA Kenya hosts simulation workshop on humanitarian preparedness, response and communicating in humanitarian settings

c A four-day workshop aimed at enhancing the coordination and timeliness of UNFPA humanitarian response within the region will open in Nairobi at the Laico Regency Hotel on Tuesday, May 28, 2013.... Read more

23 May 2013
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Statement on the Occasion of the International Day to End Obstetric Fistula by Dr. Benjamin O. Alli, UNFPA Kenya Representative (ad interim)

On the first International Day to End Obstetric Fistula, UNFPA Kenya Representative Dr. Benjamin O. Alli read a statement on behalf of Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, the United Nations Under-Secretary... Read more

21 May 2013
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UNFPA team meets with the President of the US-based International Women’s Health Coalition to explore partnership possibilities

As the focal areas of UNFPA and International Women's Health Coalition (IWHC) share numerous similarities, the two organizations discussed the many opportunities for collaboration should IWHC expand... Read more

17 May 2013
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UNFPA urges Kenya’s media to join campaign to end obstetric fistula

UNFPA Assistant Representative (RH) Dr. Stephen Wanyee addressed top Kenyan journalists before they proceeded to Mumias and Eldoret to report on the extent of obstetric fistula in Kenya. The... Read more

16 May 2013
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UNFPA explores partnership with business tycoon and philanthropist Dr. Manu Chandaria to reduce Kenya’s maternal mortality rate

UNFPA team meets with business tycoon and philanthropist Dr. Manilal Premchand Chandaria to discuss innovative ways of advancing maternal and newborn health in Kenya. Kenya's leading business... Read more

15 May 2013
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UNFPA's key partner in the population and development agenda receives international accolades for its robust population policy

The Population Policy for National Development proposes, among other measures, that women have an average of 2.6 children instead of the current 4.6. Kenya has been recognised for developing the... Read more

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