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Fifty years ago, it was hard for women to obtain contraception and relatively easy to die giving birth. Many women were unable to decide whom and when to marry, and when or whether to have children.

A worldwide movement to give women real choices in life culminated in the 1994 International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD), where a consensus was reached about the links between women’s empowerment, sexual and reproductive health, and rights and sustainable development.

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Not so long ago, most people had large families: five children, on average. Where once there was one global fertility rate, today there are many, with differences wider than at any point in human history.

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UNFPA Lesotho Going Innovative

Innovation Fund

The Innovation Fund is a seed fund to promote emulsion among youth at district level through Youth Resource Centres, leveraging ideas that would lead to projects designed by young people

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Training of Trainers for Youth Leaders

As part of building capacity for Youth Skills Development Officers and Youth Leaders from Youth Resource Centres around Lesotho, a training of trainers workshop was held at Khotsong Lodge, Maseru in March 2016.

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