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Ms. Kiki Ghebo, UN Namibia Resident Coordinator, signs a book of condolence for Dr. Osotimehin.  (Photo: UNFPA Namibia/Emma Mbekele)

21 July 2017

UNFPA expresses gratitude for display of solidarity for Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin

The United Nations Population Fund in Namibia is grateful for the expressions of solidarity and condolences it received from the Government of the Republic of Namibia, members of the diplomatic corps, partners, sister UN agencies, friends and the public following the passing away of its Executive Director, Dr. Babatunde

UN Namibia warns public about scammers

18 July 2017

UN Namibia warns public about scammers

The United Nations (UN) System in Namibia (UN Namibia) would like to warn the Namibian public to beware of scams implying association with UN Namibia and its agencies and/or its programmes. Recently, UN Namibia’s name was implicated in several identity fraud cases in Windhoek with fraudsters pretending to be representatives of

Dr. Natalia Kanem, Acting UNFPA Executive Director

5 June 2017

Natalia Kanem Named Acting UNFPA Executive Director

Following the untimely death of UNFPA Executive Director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, the United Nations Secretary-General, António Guterres, has named Dr. Natalia Kanem as Acting Executive Director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund. Dr. Kanem assumes her new duties today, after having been serving as UNFPA Deputy



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