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17 May 2018
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Statement for International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia

On this International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, stands with all members of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI)... Read more

10 May 2018
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Making universal health coverage work for women and youth

Access to quality and affordable health services is a fundamental human right. Universal Health Coverage (UHC) is crucial to achieving the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, and is enshrined in... Read more

27 April 2018
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Gobi-Oyu Development Support Fund – United Nations Agencies partner for women and young people’s health in Umnugobi

Dalanzadgad, Mongolia – The Gobi-Oyu Development Support Fund (DSF) CEO, Mr. S. Erdenebat, and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Representative, Ms. Naomi Kitahara, today signed a... Read more

12 April 2018
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Oyu Tolgoi – UN Population Fund renew partnerships on youth development and to launch social survey in Umnugobi

Oyu Tolgoi – UN Population Fund renew partnerships on youth development and to launch social survey in Umnugobi

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia – Oyu Tolgoi CEO, Mr. Armando Torres, and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Representative, Ms. Naomi Kitahara, today signed a joint agreement to continue supporting... Read more

6 April 2018
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UN Population Fund and the National Police Agency Launch Integrated Database on Gender-Based Violence

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – In 2017, the National Police Agency reported 1,120 people were affected by domestic violence. Out of the 1,120 victims, 936 were injured, and nine were murdered, with 92.8% of... Read more

7 March 2018
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UN Population Fund and the Women Entrepreneurs of Mongolia to raise funds for domestic violence survivors

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – This year, the International Women’s Day comes on the heels of an unprecedented national and global movement for women’s rights, equality and justice. Sexual harassment,... Read more

8 February 2018
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Annual health managerial meeting

Date: February 8, 2018 Venue: Parliament house Excellency Minister of Health and MP, Ms. Sarangerel, Health Managers from Ulaanbaatar and Aimags, I would like to thank the Ministry of Health for... Read more

1 February 2018
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Speech: Ms Naomi Kitahara on the Occasion of the National Conference on Gender and Development

Honourable Prime Minister Khurelsukh, Excellencies, ladies and gentlemen; I am honoured and delighted to be part of the National Conference on Gender and Development today.  This Conference provides... Read more

3 January 2018
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Podcasts address gender-based violence in Mongolia

“We have to speak about [gender-based violence] right now and in the future,” exclaimed Khongorzul, the co-founder of the ‘Beautiful Hearts against Sexual Violence’ NGO and co-host of Mongolia’s... Read more

15 December 2017
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Violence against women is not about alcohol

By Naomi Kitahara, UNFPA Representative We hear about it all the time – “Her husband drinks a lot, that’s why he hits her.” For far too long, it has widely been said that alcohol is the main reason... Read more

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