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17 January 2017
MASVINGO, Zimbabwe – Two years ago, Evermore left school at the age of 14 to marry a 23-year-old man. Her marriage quickly deteriorated to the point of her husband beating her and denying her food.... Read more
10 December 2016
Dispatch
Ejected from home by her family at the tender age of 17, Precious Hove found herself forced into an early marriage in a strange community. With nothing to her name, she was reliant on an abusive,... Read more
20 October 2016
Statement
UNFPA Executive Director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin Welcome to the release of The State of World Population 2016, published by UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund. This year’s report is entitled... Read more
20 October 2016
Press Release
Harare, 20 October 2016 — Forced marriage, child labour, female genital mutilation and other practices undermining girls’ health and rights threaten the world’s ambitious development agenda, warns... Read more
26 September 2016
Statement
Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin  Executive Director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund   Access to modern contraception saves and transforms women’s lives. It transforms their families... Read more
9 September 2016
In the News
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
19 August 2016
Statement
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
1 August 2016
In the News
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
11 July 2016
Opinion
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

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