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4 August 2022
Press Release

Experiencing Gender-based Violence will be Possible with Augmented Reality

UNFPA announces the winners of “Joint Innovation Challenge 2022” aimed to provide funding for social enterprises with innovative solutions that... Read more

2 August 2022
Ambassador of Federal Republic of Germany to Ankara, Jürgen Schulz addressing the audience on stage

A world of 8 billion: Towards a resilient future

UNFPA announced for the first time on World Population Day this year: The global population will reach 8 billion on 15 November 2022. This milestone... Read more

11 July 2022
Press Release
World Population Day

World set to reach 8 billion people on 15 November 2022

The United Nations Population Fund, UNFPA is announcing for the first time this year on World Population Day: The global population is expected to... Read more

19 June 2022
The Story of Mehmet

A Clean Slate with Support

Since the start of the Syrian war in 2011, more than 13 million people have been forcibly displaced. More than 6.5 million of them had to flee the... Read more

16 June 2022
Press Release
UNFPA Türkiye Resident Representative Hassan Mohtashami's opening speeches in the closing event

The Ministry Of Health and United Nations Population Fund, UNFPA Türkiye’s Collaboration During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Türkiye, with a total number of 17,543,136 cases, ranks 10th in the world among the countries most affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. As of March... Read more

21 April 2022

Hand in Hand Cooperation with Tradespeople Against Child Marriages

In Turkey, one out of five women between the ages of 20-49 got married before the age of 18. One out of every three women who got married before the... Read more

6 April 2022

7 myths about unintended pregnancy

UNITED NATIONS, New York – Half. That is the alarmingly high proportion of pregnancies that girls and women do not deliberately choose. The neglected crisis of unintended pregnancy is the subject of... Read more

4 March 2022

Ukraine: Conflict compounds the vulnerabilities of women and girls as humanitarian needs spiral

In the days since Russia launched a military offensive in Ukraine, more than 2.1 million people have fled, seeking refuge in neighboring countries... Read more

26 February 2022

“I don't want to get married, I want to study”

Child, early and forced marriages continue to deprive girls of their right to education, violate their right to bodily autonomy and self... Read more

25 February 2022

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on women and girls in Ukraine

As fighting escalates in Ukraine, UNFPA warns of the impacts on women and girls. UNFPA, the United Nations sexual and reproductive health agency, is... Read more