UNFPA Iran News Letter, Flood in Iran

No. of pages: 2

Publication date: 12 May 2019

Author: UNFPA Iran

The devastating flood in various areas of the I.R. of Iran shocked the hu-manitarian, development and social workers all over the country. UNFPA Iran Country office, in line with its emergency plan and programmes re-sponded to the request for assistance of the government. Together with other UN agencies, UNFPA discussed the highlights of its programme of assistance with the government high officials and joined the UN team for provision of emergency items of the affected people.
UNFPA Iran, provided to Dignity Kits and RH Kits to assist 500,000 women of reproductive age,28,500 women are currently pregnant,9,501 women who will give birth in the next three months and 1,425 women who will experience obstetric complications in the next three months and need access to a functioning health center for delivery.