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11 July 2020

In COVID-19 pandemic, we need to protect our women and girls from violence

Kaori Ishikawa is Head of Office in UNFPA Mongolia Country Office.   Tsetsegmaa, the chief social worker and administrator at Darhan-Uul One Stop Service Center (OSSC) noticed that the incoming... Read more

30 June 2020

Confronting the silent and endemic crisis of harmful practices

30 June 2020, NEW YORK - Every year, millions of girls are subjected to practices that harm them physically and emotionally, with the full knowledge and consent of their families, friends and... Read more

17 June 2020

Mongolian herders leverage innovation to battle climate risks

Ms. D. Bolormaa has been a herder as long as she could remember. After all, she has been herding since she was five years old. But when she was asked if she wants her only daughter to become a herder... Read more

5 May 2020

Celebrating midwives, unsung heroes on the front lines of the COVID-19 crisis

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on the International Day of the Midwife, 5 May 2020   As the world battles COVID-19, women continue to get pregnant and babies are still being... Read more

28 April 2020
Press Release

New UNFPA projections predict calamitous impact on women’s health as COVID-19 pandemic continues

More than 47 million women could lose access to contraception, leading to 7 million unintended pregnancies in the coming months.   As the COVID-19 pandemic rages on, the number of women unable to... Read more

24 April 2020

UNFPA is accelerating its battle with COVID-19

As an expression of solidarity with the MOH in the battle with the pandemic, UNFPA Mongolia has handed over the first 365 dignity kits out of 2,800 kits that will be provided to the government. This... Read more

13 April 2020
Press Release

UNICEF and UNFPA to join hands for the wellbeing of women and children amidst COVID-19 crisis in Mongolia

    Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia –The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) will work together to protect maternal and child health, as well as to address... Read more

27 March 2020

Women, girls, health workers must not be overlooked in global COVID-19 response

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem    With each passing day, the scale of the COVID-19 crisis and its consequences are becoming ever more apparent and alarming. UNFPA, the United... Read more

13 March 2020

UNFPA Statement on Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Pregnancy

[Image for description purpose only]   UNFPA, the UN sexual and reproductive health agency, is closely monitoring and working with partners, governments and UN agencies to address the outbreak of the... Read more

19 February 2020

A Survivor's Journey: Healing from Domestic Violence in Mongolia

[Picture for Illustrative Purpose] Doljin and her husband moved to Ulaanbaatar some 10 years ago. Set against the grungy 2000s, the young family and their new baby had tremendous difficulties ahead... Read more