The 6th International Parliamentarians’ Conference on the Implementation of the ICPD Programme of Action (IPCI/ICPD) will take place in Stockholm, Sweden from April 23-25. The conference which aims to promote dialogue among parliamentarians on the implementation of the 1994 ICPD Programme of Action is expected to attract around 500 parliamentarians [...]
Executive Director of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) delivers opening remarks during the 47th session of the UN Commission on Populations and Development (CPD).April 7, 2014 – New York “Mr. Chairman,
Members of the Commission,
Ladies and gentlemen,
It gives me great pleasure to address this [...]
“Following a three-day meeting in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire, the Forum of African Parliamentarians on Population and Development (FPA) have reaffirmed their commitment to gender equality, women empowerment, elimination of violence against women, as well as to achieve universal access to sexual and reproductive health services, free from all forms of [...]
On January 23rd, the Government of Canada responded to a question posed by CAPPD member, Kirsty Duncan, concerning Canada’s support for family planning within the Muskoka Initiative on Maternal, Newborn and Child (MNCH) health.
The question posed to the Government was:
“With regard to Canada’s Muskoka Initiative: (a) what definition [...]
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The March edition of the Canadian Association of Parliamentarians on Population and Development (CAPPD)’s factsheet focuses on sexual and reproductive health and rights within the context of international development frameworks, including the 1994 International Conference on Population and Development’s Programme of Action [...]