Monthly Archives: June 2015

Executive Board of UNDP, UNFPA and UNOPS – Annual Session (1-9 June 2015)

The Executive Board of UNDP, UNFPA and UNOPS is responsible for providing inter-governmental support to and supervision of the activities of UNDP, UNFPA and UNOPS in accordance with the overall policy guidance of the General Assembly and Economic and Social Council, and the responsibilities set out in the United Nations Charter. It must also

Family planning in Kenya: Saving lives, saving money

Family planning is one of the most successful development interventions, with wide-ranging benefits to the health of mothers and children, empowerment of women, economic growth and environmental preservation. According to ‘Adding It Up’, a 2014 report by the Guttmacher Institute and UNFPA, globally, if all women who want to avoid pregnancy used modern contraceptives;