Beijing, 16, December 2014— “In order to make urbanization work for all Chinese people, residential population in cities should be considered equal in terms of access to opportunities for development and access to basic social services. Providing social services to residential populations in cities will be one of the most cost-effective and highest return on investments of the Chinese Government”, said Arie Hoekman, Representative of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in China , at a national urbanization strategy research report launch conference on December 16 in Beijing.
Message of Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, Executive Director of UNFPA United Nations Population Fund, On the Occasion of the International Human Rights Day.
Message of Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, UNFPA Executive Director, for World AIDS Day, 1 December 2014
Beijing, 24, November 2014—Developing countries with large youth populations could see their economies soar, provided they invest heavily in young people’s education and health and protect their rights, according to The State of World Population 2014 (SWOP) titled the Power of 1.8 Billon: Adolescents, Youth and the Transformation of the Future, newly published by UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund.