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5 March 2019

Support from Japan to empower and protect women and girls

NAY PYI TAW, Myanmar – The Government of Japan and UNFPA have signed an agreement to empower and protect women and girls in the conflict-affected states Kachin, Rakhine and Shan. This important partnership that builds on an agreement that was signed in 2018. The agreement was signed on 26 February 2019, and is part of an

5 March 2019

Data harmonization to keep track of progress

NAY PYI TAW, Myanmar – Trends and progress can only be tracked if the same indicators are used consistently over time and by different data producers. This is crucial to development, because it makes effective planning, monitoring and evaluation possible. Together with Myanmar’s Central Statistical Organization, UNFPA organized

7 January 2019

New UNFPA Representative for Myanmar meets Union Minister for International Cooperation

YANGON, Myanmar - On 3 January 2019, the new UNFPA Representative for Myanmar Mr. Ramanathan Balakrishnan presented his credentials to the Union Minister for International Cooperation U Kyaw Tin. During the meeting, they talked about how UNFPA and the Government can strengthen cooperation in UNFPA’s mandate areas, including



In 2018, UNFPA Myanmar provided integrated sexual and reproductive health and rights/...
The Women and Girls First Programme focuses on gender equality and women’s empowerment,...

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