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9 December 2015
Press Release

ZIMSTAT and UNFPA launch 2012 Census Thematic Analysis Reports

  Harare, 09 December 2015 --The Zimbabwe National Statistics Agency (ZimStat) with support from the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) today launched the key findings from three thematic reports... Read more

30 November 2015
'Together we can defeat HIV and AIDS'

'Together we can defeat HIV and AIDS'

HARARE, Zimbabwe, 30 November - The 18th International Conference on AIDS and STIs (ICASA) opened yesterday in Harare, Zimbabwe with HIV & AIDS experts and activists calling for continued... Read more

4 June 2014

Midwives could cut maternal, newborn deaths by two thirds, says new State of the World’s Midwifery

Midwives do not only deliver babies; they provide a host of sexual, reproductive, maternal and newborn health services. Yet this essential care is often unavailable in poor, remote or marginalized... Read more

1 July 2013
20 November 2012

Additional funding in family planning would save developing countries more than 11 billion a year

Access to family planning is an essential human right that unlocks unprecedented rewards for economic development, says new UNFPA report. 222 million women in developing countries have an unmet... Read more

16 March 2011

Zimbabwe: An HIV Prevention Success Story

Harare, Zimbabwe - HIV Prevalence in Zimbabwe has declined remarkably in recent years, dropping from 26% between 1997 and 2009. In a recent edition of the journal PLoS Medicine, researchers explored... Read more

6 June 2010

UNFPA calls for greater investment in midwifery

The health of a nation begins with the health of mothers and newborns, yet each year, hundreds of thousands of women die and three million newborns do not survive the first week of life because they... Read more

7 April 2010

Government of Zimbabwe and the United Nations strengthen their partnership to the benefit of Zimbabweans

Harare, 7 April 2011 - Today, the Government of Zimbabwe (GoZ) and the United Nations Country Team signed the 2012 to 2015 Zimbabwe United Nations Development Assistance Framework (ZUNDAF). The... Read more