Gwanda, 9 September, 2016 – The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the Government of Zimbabwe (GoZ) have a launched a One Stop Centre (OSC) at Gwanda Provincial Hospital that will provide... Read more
Message from UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin
This World Humanitarian Day, we call for global solidarity and stand together with everyone affected by crisis. We unite as one... Read more
TONGOGARA Refugee Camp clinic in Chipinge, Manicaland last week received medical equipment for its maternal ward, a move that is set to improve services at the camp’s maternal ward.
The medical... Read more
Harare, 15 July 2015 – Zimbabwe joined the rest of the world in commemorating World Population Day (WPD) through a number of advocacy events aimed at bringing more attention to the need for greater... Read more
Harare, 11 July, 2016 – As Zimbabwe joins the rest of the World to Commemorate World Population Day the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and its partners are calling on greater investment in... Read more
Makonde, 11 July 2016 - At the age of 11, Sibongile Majaura (14) was at risk of dropping out of school facing a future of early child marriage, teenage pregnancy and a life of poverty. Fast forward... Read more
Iron those trousers properly! Make sure that Sadza comes out good, and be sure to wake up early to sweep the house before anybody else! Decades later the words still ring in my ears and the clincher... Read more
Harare, 27 June, 2016 – Latest findings from the 2015 Zimbabwe Demographic and Health Survey are showing that Zimbabwe is making progress in improving access to access to Sexual Reproductive Health... Read more
Headlands, Zimbabwe, 23 May, 2016 – On this day last year Tuwede Adam (36) was sitting in her home dejected and sad having suffered from fistula for 19 years. In 1996, while giving birth at home... Read more
Ending Fistula within a generation"
by Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, United Nations Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UNFPA
United Nations, New York, 23 May 2016 - Obstetric fistula is... Read more