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4 October 2017
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UNITED NATIONS, New York, 3 October 2017 — Dr. Natalia Kanem was appointed Executive Director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, today by Secretary-General António Guterres. She holds the... Read more
27 July 2017
News
SHKODËR, Albania ­— Regional maternity hospitals in Albania are drawing on input from multi-disciplinary teams of doctors, nurses and midwives on how they handle cases of severe complications in... Read more
6 May 2016
News
UNFPA in Albania strikes to tackle a strategic priority in the health sector: Increasing access to effective health services by reducing financial, geographical and cultural barriers, providing... Read more
14 December 2015
News
KORÇA, Albania – “When I was sixth grade, my mother used to say, very often, ‘Finish this year, and do not go to school anymore’,” said Gina,* a youth advocate from the marginalized Roma community in... Read more
21 October 2015
News
Tirana, Albania - The Resident Coordinator of the United Nations in Albania, Ms. Zineb Toumi-Benjelloun and the Albanian Minister of Health, Mr. Ilir Beqaj, attended the 3rd International Conference... Read more
11 July 2015
News
Voskopojë, 11 July 2015: on the occasion of the World Population Day, focused on the theme "Vulnerable Populations in Emergencies", UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund in Albania, joined the... Read more
18 November 2014
News
18 November 2014: Developing countries with large youth populations could see their economies soar, provided they invest heavily in young people`s education and health and protect their rights,... Read more
30 January 2014
News
TIRANA, Albania – Anxhela Muhaxhi and her husband Erion married when she was just 12 years old. Early marriage and childbearing are common in her Roma community in Fushë-Krujë, 25 kilometres from the... Read more
19 March 2013
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Nazmije, a mother of three daughters from a village near the city of Durrës, is one of over 1,000 Albanians from across the entire country who participated in a series of consultations organized by... Read more