However, much has happened since it went up, including the Blogger outage. Scroll down for a report on that. More new posts will be added below this one. The essay below is the conclusion of the ninth part in a series by Takuan Seiyo.
The five-day session was described as fraught with tension and disagreement because most of the states were "concerned about the economic implications of migration, looking at the effects of remittances," said Mohammad Zia-ur-Rehman, chief executive of leading Pakistani NGO Awaz Foundation.
He said the connection between health and migration was frequently overlooked. In October a high-level dialogue on migration and development will be held that will help lay the foundation for how migration will be incorporated into the post agenda.
The number of internagional migrants reached million inup from million inaccording to U. About half of today's international migrants are women, an extremely vulnerable group, unlikely to receive access to the social and health protections that they need from gender-based violence, unwanted pregnancies and sexually transmitted diseases.
Member states from South Asia and some Arab nations like Qatar, as well as Nigeria and the Vatican, opposed the inclusion of sexual and reproductive health language in a consensus agreement.
I found the coverage of this meeting sparse and confusing. I welcome any better explanation of what happened at this meeting. Your support today will help improve and save lives in the countries around the world where UNFPA operates.
Family Planning Summit Could Mark Turning Point for Maternal Health June 7,Mail and Guardian Enabling women to control the number and spacing of their children is essential to reducing maternal deaths and human misery.
Over million women, mostly in the least developed countries, want to use modern family planning methods but can't access them, facing cultural barriers or family resistance, or not having access to contraceptives, or there is a lack of information or trained workers to give advice. The summit's aim is to mobilise the political will and extra resources needed to give million more women access to family planning by This ambitious target is one that is desperately needed.
Hundreds of thousands of women continue to die from complications in pregnancy and childbirth. This would be a betrayal of the most vulnerable people and communities on our planet and an affront to our sense of justice. For every mother who dies, 20 more suffer from chronic ill health and disability.
Uncontrolled pregnancy has a much wider impact on the life chances of women and their children - and the health and strength of their communities. The Huffington Post said, "If the U. Rather than helping these desperate people - as UNFPA seeks to do - the legislation makes them pawns in a debate over social issues that often seems divorced from reality.
S, money goes to China, and not one dime goes to abortion. Democrats on the committee offered various amendments to allow U. In her reflections, she said: He insisted that his daughters get a good education and he never interfered with my life choices.
The attacks were strongest during the Bush 43 administration years, but we have been attacked all the time, including by feminist groups that fear that UNFPA has 'sold out'".The intent is to provide adequate information to readers on the roles played by monetary authorities and monetary policies in ensuring economic growth and development in the entity called Nigeria.
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