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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
19 August 2018
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Women and girls uprooted by war or disaster are at heightened risk of rape, exploitation and abuse. Yet reaching a refugee camp or other places where humanitarian services are available does not... Read more
19 August 2018
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I am deeply saddened to learn of the death of Kofi Annan, who throughout his exemplary career worked tirelessly for a more just and peaceful world, based on our shared humanity and fundamental values... Read more
12 August 2018
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On 12 August, UNFPA, UNESCO and UNICEF in a joint event with Ministry of Sport and Youth, Iranian National Commission of UNESCO and Embassy of South Korea celebrated the International Youth Day. At... Read more
12 August 2018
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We want to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals and make good on our pledge to leave no one behind. We want to build lasting peace. Therefore, young people belong at the centre of our collective... Read more
5 August 2018
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On 5 August, Farzanegan Foundation Portal, the joint initiative of UNFPA and State Welfare Organization was officially launched.  Dr. Salmannejad, Head of Secretariat of National Council of Older... Read more
18 July 2018
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 “You can start changing our world for the better daily, no matter how small the action.”  — President Nelson Mandela Today, on Nelson Mandela International Day, I hope that his legacy of equality... Read more

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