Ensuring rights and choices for all


7 November 2018

An icon of youth empowerment

“That was the first time for me experiencing such international summit. I was really excited about what kind of experiences and challenges I would encounter at the summit.” When Aye Nilar Kyaw, or AJ for short, arrived in Sydney, she met many inspiring young people from different parts of the world and learned about their

25 October 2018

Statistics students meet in contest of minds

“As one of the contestants, I am excited to participate in the competition. Whatever ‘WIN’ or ‘LOSE’, this competition will give us an opportunity to learn why statistics is important for the country and how we can create our future using statistics in the country development process.” said Ma Swan Yi Thar, first year student

17 October 2018

The power to choose how many children to have must rest with women and couples

This statement marks the Myanmar launch of UNFPA’s State of World Population report on 17 October 2018.   Can women and couples in Myanmar choose the number of children to have and when to have them? By their very nature, rights apply to everyone, everywhere, regardless of whether they are rich or poor, urban or rural, educated



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