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16 June 2016
Feature Story
Ms. Aye Thidar Kyaw works with data to write her story on electricity supply and consumption for the Myanmar Times
Yangon - An excel sheet was displayed on the screen with a plethora of data. Some might feel overwhelmed by the presence of so many figures, but for Ms. Aye Thidar Kyaw it was like a goldmine.  She... Read more
2 June 2016
Feature Story
Thandar Oo looks older than her 38 years, but as she begins to speak it is apparent that the last year has taken its toll.  Thandar did not use any contraceptives during the first five years of her... Read more
27 May 2016
Feature Story
On the 26th May, UNFPA, in coordination with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and the Myanmar Journalist Institution (MJI), held a data journalism seminar... Read more
27 May 2016
Feature Story
A woman living in an IDP camp in NSS shares her worries, concerns and hopes
Decades of on-gong conflict between different armed groups in areas of Northern Shan State (NSS) has had a devastating impact on affected populations.  There are currently around 7,100 internally... Read more
25 May 2016
Statement
Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, Executive Director of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)   Victoria fled Syria, got married when she was 16, and now — at the age of 17 — cares for her new baby in... Read more
24 May 2016
Asia-Pacific is the most disaster-prone region in the world. It is also home to a number of long- running conflicts that exact a human toll. The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) places women... Read more
23 May 2016
Statement
United Nations, New York Obstetric fistula is almost exclusively a condition of the poorest, most vulnerable and most marginalized women and girls. It afflicts those who lack access to the timely,... Read more
18 May 2016
Feature Story
Khin Me Me Htun was 22 years old when a wave of inter-communal violence swept across the Myanmar state of Rakhine in 2012. She had just completed her BA in English at Sittwe University, and was due... Read more
17 May 2016
Statement
Choose Love Let us celebrate love instead of punishing it. Let us rather punish hatred and violence. This is the central message of Free and Equal, a campaign launched by the United Nations in 2014... Read more
5 May 2016
Statement
International Day of the Midwife 2016 Statement by Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, Executive Director, UNFPA, The United Nations Population Fund   On this International Day of the Midwife, UNFPA, the... Read more

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