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UNFPA and Government Partners Take Lead on STI Road Map to Combat Infertility


TEHRAN – “A key work area of UNFPA is to further build the capacity of the government on the treatment and management of sexually transmitted infections (STIs),” says UNFPA Assistant Representative, Mrs. Soudabeh Ahmadzadeh. From September 9th to October 2nd, UNFPA hosted the internationally renowned STI expert, Dr. Sarah Hawkes, to review the progress of studies related to STIs, provide technical support, and to review a draft STI roadmap and provide recommendations for improvements.

UNFPA Spotlights Population Dynamics in Muslim Countries


Tehran- The Islamic Republic of Iran has experienced phenomenal social, economic and demographic changes in recent decades. This is one of the key messages to come out of a two-day event entitled “International Seminar on Population Dynamics in Muslim Countries,” being held on October 6th and 7th , organized by the National Population Studies Institute (NPSI), in collaboration with UNFPA, the University of Tehran, the Embassy of Switzerland, and the World Demographic and Ageing Forum. The seminar brings together national and international scholars to discuss the diversity of demographics transitions and implications of these changes for Muslim countries.

UNFPA and Government Partners Reaffirm Partnership


TEHRAN – On September 28th, a meeting of the Steering Committee of the 5th UNFPA Country Programme was held, co-chaired by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) and UNFPA.H.E. Mr. Peiman Seadat, Director General, Environment and Sustainable Development Affairs, MFA, and Dr. M. Hulki Uz, UNFPA Representative, presided over the meeting.

Deputy health minister: Family planning saves lives of mothers


Iran Daily: In the six months ending Sept. 22, 157 women died of pregnancy-related complications, said Deputy Health Minister Ali Akbar Sayyari.

UNFPA Representative: We Fully Support Action Plan on Elderly


Tehran, September 24, 2014- Dr. Hulki Uz, UNFPA Representative, today encouraged further investment in the elderly, and emphasized UNFPA’s full support for the National Council of the Elderly and their work  to develop and implement an integrated national policy for the elderly.

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