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14 July 2017

Fostering an understandable and respectful interaction within family

Kampong Cham: With physical violence rate of 34%, Kampong Cham province has the second highest prevalence rate of domestic violence in Cambodia ( Sadly, one out of five... Read more

11 July 2017

Family planning: empowering people, developing nations

Every day, vulnerable women, especially those who are poor and are refugees, face social, economic and geographic obstacles to voluntary family planning services and information. Fifty years ago... Read more

12 June 2017

UNFPA helps survivors of violence to get a sensitive and confidential medical care

Phnom Penh:One out of three women has experienced some form of violence from their intimate partners. Among them, only a quarter sought help from formal service providers while the majority never... Read more

22 May 2017

Hope, healing, and dignity for all

Over the past year, I witnessed the total transformation of two women’s lives. Jumwa, from Kenya, was successfully treated for obstetric fistula at the age of 83, after living with this terrible and... Read more

18 April 2017

Start young, and in the home

During the crucial stage of adolescent development, when young people undergo dramatic physical and emotional changes, they often struggle to make sense of the world around them and take in... Read more

8 March 2017

Youth forum shed a light on women’s role in peace and prosperity

On March 7th 2017, over 200 students of Wat Dombok Kpous high school joined a youth forum under the theme “Women for Peace and Prosperity”. All of the students are between grade 7 and 9. Organized by... Read more

7 March 2017

Universal access to sexual and reproductive health—the key to gender equality

Statement of UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin on International Women’s Day, 8 March 2017   Gender equality is a human right. Women are entitled to live in dignity and in freedom from... Read more

21 February 2017
Courtesy visit on the Royal Government of Cambodia

The official appointment of the 7th Representative

During her courtesy call to present the Letter of Credence to the Royal Government of Cambodia as the seventh Representative of the United Nations Population Fund to Cambodia, Ms Lene Kroell... Read more

14 February 2017

What does a healthy relationship mean to you?

At UNFPA, we support the rights of young people to have healthy, happy and safe relationships built on respect and consent. This Valentine’s Day, we’ve asked celebrities, experts and ordinary people... Read more

13 February 2017

Condoms and Cambodia

Published in Khmer Times: http:/ By Marie-Odile Emond, UNAIDS Country Director and Catherine Breen Kamkong, UNFPA Deputy Representative   Srey... Read more