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14 July 2009
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World Population Day

On the occasion of World Population Day, the Ministry of Planning, in cooperation with UNFPA oPt country office, organized a national meeting entitled "The Economic Crisis and its impact on... Read more

9 May 2009
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International Day of the Midwifery

Message of Thoraya Ahmed Obaid, UNFPA Executive Director � The presence of a midwife at birth can mean the difference between life and death. � Having a skilled professional at birth protects the... Read more

22 April 2009
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Arrival of Mr. Hafedh Chekir, Regional Director, Arab States Regional OFfice

UNFPA country office welcomed Mr. Hafedh Chekir, Regional Director, Arab States Regional Office and formerly UNFPA oPt Representative- September 2004 until July 2008).  During his visit from 22 - 25... Read more

13 April 2009
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FAFO Survey on Living Conditions in the Gaza Strip

Living conditions in the Gaza Strip 6 weeks after Israel's attack Blockade and armed assaults taking its toll: Extensive physical destruction, signs of a highly distressed population The Gaza Strip... Read more

13 April 2009
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FAFO Survey and Press Conference

FAFO Survey and Press Conference: "Life in the Gaza Strip six weeks aftger the armed conflict".   Through interviews with more than 2,020 households, the survey covered issues such as... Read more

1 April 2009
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Arrival of Ms. Barbara Piazza-Georgi, UNFPA oPt

Ms. Barbara Piazza-Georgi has joined the Arab States as UNFPA Representative for the occupied Palestinian territory country office. Ms. Piazza-Georgi resumed her duties on 1 April 2009. Prior to... Read more

30 March 2009
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Development Society Launch Training in Bethlehem

Maan News reported 21 March that in the province of Bethlehem a training session on reproductive health was carried out by the society care of children and vanguard in Palestine “Nama’a” in... Read more

17 March 2009
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Committee Of Women In Nablus Municipality Preparing To Organize An Exhibition For Women’s Handicrafts

Al-Quds, Nablus TV, Wafa and Palestine News Network reported 17 March that the Committee of Women in the municipality of Nablus continue its preparations to organize an exhibition of artifacts... Read more

26 February 2009
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Gaza Invasion’s Toll on Women Underreported

IPS reported 26 February that, according to UNFPA, pregnant women and their unborn and newborn children were one of the most underreported casualties of the war. UNFPA’s assessment noted that the... Read more

22 January 2009
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UN to Embark on Humanitarian Assessment in Post-Conflict Gaza

Salem-News (Oregon, United States) reported 22 January that, following the recent conflict in Gaza, UNFPA will be working on two main fronts during the early recovery phase – restoring reproductive... Read more

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