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UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, is an international development agency that promotes the right of every woman, man and child to enjoy a life of health and equal opportunity. UNFPA supports countries in using population data for policies and programmes to reduce poverty and to ensure that every pregnancy is wanted, every birth is safe, every young person is free of HIV/AIDS, and every girl and woman is treated with dignity and respect.

United Nations Population Fund
United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)
RIGHT TO CHOOSE REPRODUCTIVE RIGH

Right to Choose, The

Reproductive Rights and Reproductive Health

11 Jun 1999
This booklet, based on The State of World Population 1997, summarizes the international agreements that define sexual and reproductive rights, presents evidence on progress and problems in attaining those rights and examines the effects of denying such rights to millions of women and men.
COMING UP SHORT STRUGGLING TO IMP

Coming up Short

Struggling to Implement the Cairo Programme of Action

27 Mar 1998
The International Conference on Population and Development (ICDP), held in Cairo in September 1994, was a watershed for global population and development initiatives. This publication takes you through the implementation journey of the Cairo Programme of Action from 1994 to present.
POPULAT THE 21ST CENTURY UNFPA

Population in the 21st Century

UNFPA and Agenda 21

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UNFPA Advocacy Series
14 Nov 1997
Agenda 21, the United Nations Programme of Action from the Rio Conference, notes in Chapter 5 that demographic trends and factors and sustainable development have a synergistic relationship. This booklet is a synthesis of the United Nations Fund for Population Activities (UNFPA) policies and prog...
POPULATION & SUSTAINABLE DEV

Population and Sustainable Development

Five Years After Rio

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UNFPA Advocacy Series
14 Nov 1997
This publication takes a look at population and sustainable development five years after the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED). It discusses such areas as new visions, persistent challenges, population and national environmental issues, and the linkage between popul...
FOOD FOR THE FUTURE WOMEN POPULA

Food for the Future

Women, Population and Food Security

Series:
UNFPA Advocacy Series
14 Nov 1997
The challenge of the 21st century is to feed a world of between 8 and 10 billion people. Only the full involvement of women as equal partners can guarantee success. This publication offers a discussion on the subject of food for the future showing how women, population and food security are inter...
HOPES & REALITIES CLOSING THE GAP

Hopes and Realities

Closing the Gap Between Women's Aspirations and their Reproductive Experiences

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UNFPA Advocacy Series
14 Nov 1997
Narrowing the gap between women's aspirations and their reproductive experiences will benefit both women and society. This publication offers a discussion in such areas as: poverty and inequality; early sexual unions; rising use of contraceptives; and reproductive health.
NEW ROLE FOR MEN PARTNERS FOR

New Role for Men, A

Partners for Women's Empowerment

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UNFPA Advocacy Series
14 Nov 1997
Too often, the fight for women's empowerment is viewed as one for women to wage alone. This publication offers a discussion on the subject showing men to be essential partners in this struggle by women.
ADVOCATING CHANGE: POPULATION, EMP

Advocating Change

Population, Empowerment, Development

Series:
UNFPA Advocacy Series
14 Nov 1997
No longer can policies on population or development fail to take the needs and rights of women and girls into consideration. Such policies have not succeeded, cannot succeed nor are they just or humane. Advocating change, this publication presents a discussion on the subject of women, population,...
STATE WORLD POPUL RPT 1997

State of World Population 1997

The Right to Choose - Reproductive Rights and Reproductive Health

Series:
State of World Population
14 Nov 1997
This annual highlights population issues and their impact on world development. It also provides easily accessible tables representing trends and statistics for world population.
STATE WORLD POPUL RPT 1994

State of World Population 1994

Series:
State of World Population
7 Oct 1994
This annual, highlights population issues and its impact on world development. It also provides easily accessible tables representing trends and statistics for world population.
STATE WORLD POPUL RPT 1993

State of World Population 1993

Series:
State of World Population
9 Jul 1993
'Migration', suggests this report, 'could become the human crisis of our age.' Economic insecurity and to some extent poverty, are causing millions of people to uproot themselves and migrate both internally and internationally. The solution to controlling this crisis is to slow population growth,...
INVENTORY OF POPULATION PROJECTS

Inventory of Population Projects in Developing Countries Around the World

29 Jun 1990
This publication gives an overview by country of the internationally assisted projects funded by different agencies and organizations from 1988 to 1989. The demographic estimates presented such as total population, functional age group, median age, dependency ratio and population density refer to...
POPULATION RESOURCES & ENVIRO

Population, Resources and Environment

The Critical Challenges

13 Dec 1991
What is the inter-play between population, resources and environment? This topical issue is examined by author, Norman Myers, who discusses comprehensively the impact of population growth on resources and the environment focusing on the quality of life. He presents detailed case studies of Pakist...
SAFEGUARDING THE FUTURE

Safeguarding the Future

A colour booklet by the United Nations Populations Fund which deals with the interaction of population, environment and resources. An ideal teaching guide.