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7 June 2018
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Final conference of “Preventing Sex Selection Abortions: Men Are Here Too for Gender Equality!” pilot project funded by The Embassy of the Netherlands Kingdom was attended by state partners, civil... Read more
12 April 2018
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 As part of the legacy of Global Youth Leadership Forum to be held in September in Baku, Special Olympics Azerbaijan and the UNFPA have signed an agreement to develop inclusive sports for girls in... Read more
22 January 2018
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 Lack of innovations and improvement of family support centers for victims of gender-based violence are potential hassles in building the violence-free society in Azerbaijan. Introducing updated... Read more
15 December 2017
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“I’m here to show my commitment to ending this poignant phenomenon,” says Zarifa, 23, recalling iterative beatings at her neighborhood. “Every night I hear screams and shouts behind the wall. During... Read more
1 December 2017
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Dr.Farid Babayev, Assistant Representative of UNFPA Azerbaijan
Trend’s interview with Dr. Farid Babayev, Assistant Representative of UNFPA Azerbaijan Country Office Question: The UN previously stated that Azerbaijan’s population is expected to hit 10.68 million... Read more
1 November 2017
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The theatre performance titled “Girl child burden” was demonstrated within the “Global Program on Prevention of a Boy Child Preference and Promotion of the Value of a Girl Child” implemented by UNFPA... Read more
31 July 2017
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Imishli, Azerbaijan – “We are here to pave a new road free of violence and ignorance towards gender-based violence,” says Vusal, 23. “It was utterly challenging for  me participate in this... Read more
18 July 2017
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“An issue of the decrease in the fertility rate and the skewed sex ratio of newborn children is observing in Azerbaijan”. These words were stated by Ms. Naile Verdiyeva, Head of Demography sector of... Read more
7 June 2017
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With profound sadness, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, announces that its Executive Director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, passed away suddenly at his home last night.  He was 68 years old. “... Read more
21 April 2017
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“We systematically engage with state parties during an examination of country reports and encourage them to have consultations with NGOs to elaborate the report. But the collaboration among state... Read more

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