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11 June 2020 - 11 June 2020

Windhoek, Namibia

Health Ministry launches COVID-19 dashboard

WINDHOEK, Namibia – The Ministry of Health and Social Services (MoHSS) in partnership with the UNFPA, World Health Organisation (WHO), Centers for Disease Control and Prev

Mr. Ben Nangombe, Executive Director of the Ministry of Health and Ms. Dennia Gayle, UNFPA Representative.

24 April 2019 - 9 July 2019


Gearing towards a comprehensive health sector response for gender based violence

WINDHOEK, Namibia – Health workers in Namibia should be able to carry out their duties diligently following the launch of a Clinical Handbook for Survivors Subjected to Intimate Partner Violence and/or Sexual Violence that is expected to provide a comprehensive response-based approach to Gender-Based Violence (GBV) victims at clinical level.


18 August 2018 - 19 September 2019


Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on the passing of former Secretary-General Kofi Annan

New York - I am deeply saddened to learn of the death of Kofi Annan, who throughout his exemplary career worked tirelessly for a more just and peaceful world, based on our shared humanity and fundamental values rooted in universal human rights. 

He promoted dialogue and celebrated diversity – of thought, belief and action. He inspired young people around the world and championed their leadership.