Press Release Archive 2008

November 10, 2008
Americans for UNFPA Announces 2009 Student Award for the Health and Dignity of Women 
November 5, 2008
Statement by Anika RE: recent elections
October 7, 2008Anika Rahman Closing Remarks
2008 Americans for UNFPA Gala for the Health and Dignity of Women Everywhere
October 7, 20082008 Americans for UNFPA International Awards for the Health and Dignity of Women named for Thoraya Ahmed Obaid
October 6, 20082008 Americans for UNFPA Awards for the Health and Dignity of Women
Honorees from Madagascar, Mexico, Nepal and the United States receive award for exemplary contributions to women’s health and the promotion of women’s rights
July 17, 2008House Moves to Restore UNFPA Funding, Return U.S. Leadership to Women’s Issues
June 27, 2008The Bush Administration Disappoints the World’s Women and Withholds Funds from UNFPA for the Seventh Time
June 23, 2008Honorees from Madagascar, Mexico and Nepal are selected as winners of the 2008 Americans for UNFPA International Award for the Health and Dignity of Women
April 10, 2008UNFPA Urges Action to Meet Global Shortfalls in Health Workers
April 2, 2008Sedika Mojadidi’s Motherland Afghanistan To Be Screened at The Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs on April 4th
April 1, 2008Fatima Hassan, Stanford University, wins Americans for UNFPA Student Award for the Health and Dignity of Women
March 6, 2008In Celebration of International Women’s Day Activists Lobby for Safe Motherhood
March 5, 2007International Women's Day Calls for Investments in Women
February 29, 2008Clinton Introduces Legislation to Restore United States Support for United Nations Population Fund
February 26, 2008Secretary General Launches Campaign to End Violence Against Women
February 7, 2008Bush Cuts Funding for Women Around the World
February 6, 2008Deadline Approaching for Americans for UNFPA Student Award for the Health and Dignity of Women
Prize includes expense paid leadership trip to Uganda & Rwanda
January 29, 2008Statement from Anika Rahman: President Bush 2008 State of the Union Address
January 25, 2008Sun Valley Family of Woman Film Festival Raises Local
Consciousness about the Health Rights of Women Globally
January 25, 2008Sedika Mojadidi’s Motherland Afghanistan Opens the Sun Valley Family of Woman Film Festival
January 25, 2008Mohammed Naqvi Presents Shame at Sun Valley Family of Woman Film Festival






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