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United Nations Population Fund

Index United Nations Population Fund

The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), formerly the United Nations Fund for Population Activities, is a UN organization. [1]

38 relations: Americans for UNFPA, Amnesty International, Ashley Judd, Babatunde Osotimehin, Birth control, Catarina Furtado, Chris Smith (New Jersey politician), Colin Powell, Commission on Population and Development, Female genital mutilation, Goedele Liekens, Mary, Crown Princess of Denmark, Nafis Sadik, Natalia Kanem, New York City, Obstetric fistula, Population Research Institute, Pregnancy, Princess Basma bint Talal, Rafael M. Salas, Reproductive health, Reproductive Health Supplies Coalition, Sandbæk Report, Sangay Choden, Sexually transmitted infection, Sustainable development, Sustainable Development Goals, Thoraya Obaid, UNICEF, United Kingdom, United Nations, United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, United Nations Development Programme, United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific, United Nations General Assembly, United Nations Population Fund Goodwill Ambassador, United States, Violence against women.

Americans for UNFPA

Americans for UNFPA's name was changed to Friends of UNFPA in 2012.

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Amnesty International

Amnesty International (commonly known as Amnesty or AI) is a London-based non-governmental organization focused on human rights.

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Ashley Judd

Ashley Judd (born Ashley Tyler Ciminella; April 19, 1968) is an American actress and political activist.

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Babatunde Osotimehin

Babatunde Osotimehin (6 February 1949 – 4 June 2017) was a Nigerian physician, who served as Minister of Health, and in 2011 became the Executive Director of the United Nations Population Fund, holding the rank of Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations, reappointed in August 2014 until his death.

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Birth control

Birth control, also known as contraception and fertility control, is a method or device used to prevent pregnancy.

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Catarina Furtado

Catarina Furtado (born 25 August 1972) is a Portuguese television presenter, actress and UNFPA Goodwill Ambassador.

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Chris Smith (New Jersey politician)

Christopher Henry Smith (born March 4, 1953) is the U.S. Representative for, serving since 1981.

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Colin Powell

Colin Luther Powell (born April 5, 1937) is an American statesman and a retired four-star general in the United States Army.

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Commission on Population and Development

The Commission on Population and Development is one of the ten Functional Commissions of the United Nations Economic and Social Council.

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Female genital mutilation

Female genital mutilation (FGM), also known as female genital cutting and female circumcision, is the ritual cutting or removal of some or all of the external female genitalia.

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Goedele Liekens

Goedele Maria Gertrude Liekens (born 21 January 1963), Beeld en Geluid wiki, retrieved 30 November 2015.

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Mary, Crown Princess of Denmark

Mary, Crown Princess of Denmark, Countess of Monpezat, (Mary Elizabeth; née Donaldson; born 5 February 1972) is the wife of Frederik, Crown Prince of Denmark.

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Nafis Sadik

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Natalia Kanem

Natalia Kanem is the Executive Director of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA).

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New York City

The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.

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Obstetric fistula

Obstetric fistula is a medical condition in which a hole develops in the birth canal as a result of childbirth.

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Population Research Institute

The Population Research Institute (PRI) is a non-profit organization based in Front Royal, Virginia, USA.

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Pregnancy

Pregnancy, also known as gestation, is the time during which one or more offspring develops inside a woman.

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Princess Basma bint Talal

Princess Basma bint Talal (born 11 May 1951) is the only daughter of King Talal and Queen Zein, sister of King Hussein and paternal aunt to the current king, King Abdullah II.

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Rafael M. Salas

Rafael Montinola Salas (August 7, 1928 – March 4, 1987) was the first head of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA).

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Reproductive health

Within the framework of the World Health Organization's (WHO) definition of health as a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being, and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity, reproductive health, or sexual health/hygiene, addresses the reproductive processes, functions and system at all stages of life.

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Reproductive Health Supplies Coalition

The Reproductive Health Supplies Coalition is a global partnership of public, private and non-governmental organizations.

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Sandbæk Report

The Sandbæk Report was a report authored by Ulla Sandbæk that after being passed by the European Parliament is now a European Union regulation titled Aid for Policies and Actions on Reproductive and Sexual Health and Rights in Developing Countries.

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Sangay Choden

Queen Mother Sangay Choden (born May 11, 1963) is one of the four wives and queens of Bhutanese king Jigme Singye Wangchuck, who ruled in Bhutan from 1972 until his abdication in 2006.

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Sexually transmitted infection

Sexually transmitted infections (STI), also referred to as sexually transmitted diseases (STD) or venereal diseases (VD), are infections that are commonly spread by sexual activity, especially vaginal intercourse, anal sex and oral sex.

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Sustainable development

Sustainable development is the organizing principle for meeting human development goals while at the same time sustaining the ability of natural systems to provide the natural resources and ecosystem services upon which the economy and society depend.

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Sustainable Development Goals

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are a good collection of 17 global goals set by the United Nations in 2015.

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Thoraya Obaid

Thoraya Ahmed Obaid was the Executive Director of the United Nations Population Fund and an Under-Secretary General of the United Nations from 2000 to 2010.

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UNICEF

The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) is a United Nations (UN) program headquartered in New York City that provides humanitarian and developmental assistance to children and mothers in developing countries.

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United Kingdom

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.

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United Nations

The United Nations (UN) is an intergovernmental organization tasked to promote international cooperation and to create and maintain international order.

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United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs

The United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA) is part of the United Nations Secretariat and is responsible for the follow-up to major United Nations Summits and Conferences, as well as services to the United Nations Economic and Social Council and the Second and Third Committees of the United Nations General Assembly.

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United Nations Development Programme

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is the United Nations' global development network.

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United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific

The Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP or ESCAP), located in the United Nations Building in Rajadamnern Nok Avenue in Bangkok, Thailand, is one of the five regional commissions of the United Nations Economic and Social Council, under the administrative direction of the United Nations headquarters.

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United Nations General Assembly

The United Nations General Assembly (UNGA or GA; Assemblée Générale AG) is one of the six principal organs of the United Nations (UN), the only one in which all member nations have equal representation, and the main deliberative, policy-making and representative organ of the UN.

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United Nations Population Fund Goodwill Ambassador

UNFPA Goodwill Ambassadors are celebrity advocates of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and use their talent and fame to advocate for the human right of reproductive health.

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United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.

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Violence against women

Violence against women (VAW), also known as gender-based violence and sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV) is, collectively, violent acts that are primarily or exclusively committed against women and girls.

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The United Nations Population Fund, U.N. Population Fund, UN Family Planning Fund, UN Fund for Population Activities, UN Population Fund, UNFPA, UNPF, United Nations Fund for Population Activities.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_Nations_Population_Fund

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