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The reproductive health of adolescents : A strategy for action : A joint WHO/UNFPA/UNICEF statement
The health of adolescents is a concern that has gained prominence during the last decade in both developed and developing countries. Reproduction-related health matters are of vital importance to young people as they prepare ...
Female genital mutilation: a joint WHO/UNICEF/UNFPA statement
It is estimated than more than 130 million girls and women have undergone genital mutilation. Two million more are at risk every year. This joint statement by WHO, UNICEF and UNFPA describes what female mutilation is, why ...
Documents of the UNICEF/PAHO/WHO Regional Meeting
Regional Meeting. Pan American Health Organization; 1977
Reduction of maternal mortality: a joint WHO/UNFPA/UNICEF/World Bank Statement
Every year about 20 million women undergo the hazards of an unsafely induced abortion. About 70.000 of them die as a result, and millions more suffer lOng-term morbidity and disability. In addition, an estimated 5 million ...
Programming for adolescent health
This document was prepared by the Adolescent Health Programme, Division of Family Health, World Health Organization, with the technical and financial support of the UNPF, UNICEF and Rockefeller Foundation