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2 August 2022
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Nedaa Sharara performing at World Population Day event

8 Billion Strong: UNFPA Jordan Celebrates World Population Day

UNFPA Jordan in partnership with the Higher Population Council celebrates World Population Day 2022 at the King Hussein Cultural Center, with a... Read more

31 July 2022
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Adolescent Girls perform Zumba dance during opening of the Adolescent Girls Empowerment Led (AGEL) center

Empowering Women and Adolescent Girls with the “Me and My Mobile” course

Following its success over the last three years, UNFPA Jordan’s “Me and My Mobile” course is back for a fourth run this year. Partnering with one of the region’s leading mobile telecom companies,... Read more

30 June 2022
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His Excellency, Mr. Espen Lindbæck, Norwegian Ambassador to Jordan, visited UNFPA-supported facilities in Amman and Zaatari

His Excellency, Mr. Espen Lindbæck, Norwegian Ambassador to Jordan, visited UNFPA-supported facilities in Amman and Zaatari

June 29, 2022 -  On Monday, H.E. Mr. Espen Lindbæck, Norwegian Ambassador to Jordan, conducted a visit to UNFPA-supported facilities in Amman, where he visited the Institute for Family Health (IFH)... Read more

27 June 2022
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UNFPA in Jordan honors Mama Munira

UNFPA in Jordan honors Mama Munira

The first midwife in Jordan 27 June 2022 – Amman - Today, the United Nations Population Fund in Jordan, UNFPA, celebrated an exceptional woman and mid-wife, Ms. Munira Shaban. “Mama Munira” was... Read more

20 June 2022
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From Agony to Hope

From Agony to Hope

From Agony to Hope “When wars begin, so does the terror and devastation of sexual violence. The bodies of women, girls, men and boys become battlefields. Rape is used as a weapon of war just as... Read more

15 May 2022
Press Release
 Girls Shine: A New Center in Za’atari Camp puts Adolescent Girls in the Lead

Girls Shine: A New Center in Za’atari Camp puts Adolescent Girls in the Lead

As part of its continuous efforts to further gender equality and address the physical and emotional consequences of gender-based violence, UNFPA Jordan Country Office in partnership with Save The... Read more

25 March 2022
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Deputy Executive Director of United Nations Population Fund concludes a six-day visit to Jordan

Deputy Executive Director of United Nations Population Fund concludes a six-day visit to Jordan

March 25, 2022 - Dr. Diene Keita, UN Assistant Secretary General and UNFPA Deputy Executive Director/Programme arrived in Jordan on a six-day official visit on 18 March 2022. During her visit, Dr.... Read more

20 March 2022
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Minister of Health and UNFPA mutually agreed on the importance of their strategic partnership.

Minister of Health and UNFPA mutually agreed on the importance of their strategic partnership.

Amman, Jordan, March 20 - Dr. Feras Al-Hawari, Minister of Health, met with UN Assistant Secretary General and UNFPA Deputy Executive Director/Programs, Dr. Diene Keita, on Sunday to explore ways to... Read more

14 March 2022
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Executive plan for strengthening response to violence against women, children launched

Executive plan for strengthening response to violence against women, children launched

AMMAN — The National Council for Family Affairs (NCFA) and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Jordan, on Monday launched the Executive Plan for the National Priorities for Strengthening the... Read more

7 March 2022
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Learning dialogue on Gender-based Violence and Climate Change in Jordan

Learning dialogue on Gender-based Violence and Climate Change in Jordan

AMMAN, Jordan – On March 7th, 2022 and in celebration of the International Women’s Day, the Gender-Based Violence Sub-Working Group co-chaired by UNFPA and UNHCR organized a hybrid learning dialogue... Read more

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