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Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem for World AIDS Day underscores the vulnerability of key populations amid the ongoing pandemic, and what must be done to protect them.
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Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on the International Day to End Violence against Women. Enough! That’s what we say, today and every day, to all forms of violence against women and girls. Enough to domestic violence. Enough to rape. Enough to harmful practices like female genital mutilation. And enough to impunity for one of the most flagrant and pervasive violations of human rights.
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“In the very beginning, I attended an adolescent girls camp in Shinyanga town, organized by KIWOHEDE,” recalls Firyali,* a 17-year-old activist in Kahama, Shinyanga Region, Tanzania, and a student at Nyerere Secondary School in Msalala-Kahama. “I thought it would be very boring as most of our clubs are more speech style, but my brother, 23, also an activist, told me to just go along and see and leave the next day if...

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