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31 May 2018
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On May 31, 2018, a shelter for temporary accommodation of women affected by domestic violence was opened in Vinnytsya oblast.   The shelter will become a safe place where women affected by gender-... Read more
29 May 2018
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May 29, KYIV – The famous TV presenter and philanthropist Maria Efrosinina became the Honorary Ambassador of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in Ukraine. Such a high status was granted to... Read more
26 April 2018
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KREMENCHUK, APRIL 26, 2018. United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) presented the results of a pilot assessment of the youth well-being in the city of Kremenchuk.   The evaluation was carried out in... Read more
14 February 2018
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The training for mobile teams of psychosocial support  will take place in Lviv Oblast. During three days, specialists will take a closer look on social and psychological features of violence... Read more
8 February 2018
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The facility will be a safe place for women who have suffered  from various forms of gender-based violence, where they can temporarily stay to receive the psychological, social and legal support they... Read more
7 February 2018
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AThis shelter will become a safe space where women who have suffered domestic, sexual or gender-based violence, will have a chance to take time and receive necessary psychological andsocialsupport to... Read more
6 February 2018
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UNITED NATIONS, New York—About 68 million girls face female genital mutilation between 2015 and 2030, according to new research by UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund. The new figures project... Read more
22 September 2017
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Svitlana Tavantseva (right) counsels survivors of violence in Ukraine. Too often, she says, women are shamed rather than perpetrators. © UNFPA Ukraine/Maks Levin
UNITED NATIONS, New York – Violence against women continues to be the most pervasive human rights violation in the world. Roughly one in three women experience physical or sexual assault in her... Read more
7 June 2017
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UNFPA mobile teams have reached thousands of survivors of gender-based violence in Ukraine. © UNFPA/Maks Levin
IZIUM, Ukraine – Things started to fall apart for Mariana* when she was forced to flee fighting in the Donetsk region in 2016. She and her father camped on the doorsteps of social services centres... Read more
10 December 2016
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Statement of UNFPA Executive Director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, on the occasion of Human Rights Day, 10 December 2015 Today, we mark the launch of a year-long campaign for the 50th anniversary of... Read more

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