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19 February 2021
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We Will Leave No One Behind!

At the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) our mission is to deliver a world where every pregnancy is wanted, every childbirth is safe and every young person's potential is fulfilled. Our goal is... Read more

18 February 2021
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Surveys in Covid-19 and Post Covid-19 Days study is out!

ANKARA – “Surveys in Covid-19 and Post Covid-19 Days” study which was prepared by Hacettepe University of Institute Population Studies (HUIPS) with the support of United Nations Population Fund,... Read more

17 February 2021
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They got married at early ages and fight against child marriage now

In Turkey, one in five women who are currently 20-49 years old, married under the age of 18. One-third of girls who got married before the age of 18 also became a mother at child age. Nuray and Hülya... Read more

16 February 2021
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UNFPA Turkey continues to work for ending child marriage

Around the world, about one in five children is married. 9 out of every 10 children who got married at child age are girls. Child marriage is one of the most harmful practices against women and girls... Read more

11 February 2021
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An Adolescent Girl Building Robots and Resilience in the Face of War

Every year, millions of women and girls across the world are kept away from science and technology. This is due to long-standing biases and gender stereotypes, in addition to a lack of resources,... Read more

11 February 2021
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Not Your Happily Ever After

Guardian angels may be the stuff of fairytales, but girls in the real world need someone on their side, too. Through a UNFPA-run safe space, Hele, an Iraqi teen migrant living in Turkey, was able to... Read more

5 February 2021
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Determination of Young People’s Well-Being During the Covid-19 Pandemic Research is out

ANKARA – The “Determination of Young People’s Well-Being During the Covid-19 Pandemic” research which was conducted by Youth Approaches to Health Association (Y-PEER Turkey) with the support of... Read more

21 January 2021
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“Hearing the world around me is priceless”

ADANA, Turkey - “Hearing the world around me is priceless” says Sene. For two years, she struggled with a severe infection of the ear that prevented her from hearing anything and gave her severe... Read more

11 January 2021
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November Dialogues 2020: Adolescence in times of Pandemic

The Report “November Dialogues 2020: Adolescence in Times of Pandemic” is out! The report is the compilation of the presentations and outputs of the “November Dialogues” event which has been held... Read more

11 November 2020
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Nairobi Summit Anniversary

New York, 12 November 2020 - As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to take a heavy toll on the health and economies of countries around the world, governments, non-governmental organizations,... Read more

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