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17 October 2018
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HelpAge Asia-Pasific Regional Conference 2018
Population ageing is one of the major demographic transitions globally, especially in the Asia and Pacific as one of the most populated areas in the world. The speed and scope of population ageing as... Read more
17 October 2018
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The State of World Population 2018
UNITED NATIONS, New York, 17 October 2018--The global trend towards smaller families is a reflection of people making reproductive choices to have as few or as many children as they want, when they... Read more
16 October 2018
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Regional Conference on Ageing
UNFPA Iran Country Office is co-hosting a regional conference on ageing from 23-25th October 2018 in collaboration with HelpAge Asia-Pacific and the Ministry of Cooperative, Labour and Welfare and... Read more
16 October 2018
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Interview with Leila Joudane, UNFPA Representative in I.R. Iran
Please tell us about the current situation of older people and population ageing in Iran. How have the demographic configuration and family dynamics changed over the past 10 years? Iran is among the... Read more
11 October 2018
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We believe in the power of girls to change this world for the better.  Let’s give them the chance.   Too many girls face roadblocks on their journey to adulthood. Child marriage and adolescent... Read more
10 October 2018
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Today, one-day training on “Age-Friendly City, Participation and Social Protection” is conducting by the Elderly Council of the Province of Isfahan affiliated to the State Welfare Organization. Dr.... Read more
10 October 2018
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Today on World Mental Health Day, UNFPA calls for strengthened action to provide services for the mental health of young people.  A safe and healthy passage from adolescence into adulthood is the... Read more
10 October 2018
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Dr. Leila Joudane, UNFPA Representative, H.E. Dr. Mohsen Mehralizadeh, Governor General of Isfahan
Following to the participation in one-day training workshop on “Age-Friendly City, Participation and Social Protection”, jointly organized by the State Welfare Organization and the Municipality of... Read more
2 October 2018
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On the occasion of the International Day of Older persons, UNFPA Iran Country Office participated in a ceremony organized by the State Welfare Organization (SWO) and the Ministry of Cooperatives,... Read more
1 October 2018
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One in nine persons today is aged 60 or older. This is projected to increase to one in five by 2050.   Older people are often seen as burdens who no longer contribute to the economy, but nothing... Read more

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