UNFPA West and Central Africa (Dakar)
Our Mission The United Nations Population, UNFPA, is an international development agency funded by donors. UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, delivers a world where every pregnancy is wanted.....every birth is safe......every young person's potential is fulfilled.
Africa: Results of the 2020 population and housing censuses must be used to inform development planning and decision-making
Dakar, Senegal – 27 July 2018: The results of the 2020 round of population and housing censuses must be analyzed, available, widely disseminated and timely utilized to inform… Read more »
December 01, 2016
Africa: African parliamentarians pledge support to harness the demographic dividend for the development of the continent
INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE OF PARLIAMENTARY NETWORKS ON POPULATION AND DEVELOPMENT ON THE THEME DEMOGRAPHIC DIVIDEND AND AFRICA’S DEVELOPMENT NOVEMBER 24 TO 26, 2016, DAKAR,… Read more »
October 13, 2016
Africa: Making Girls Count in the Sustainable Development Goals Era
Statement of UNFPA Executive Director on the International Day of the Girl Child, 11 October 2016"Is anyone out there even thinking of improving our lives?" asks Susmita, a… Read more »
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