Society - Family planning
  • US: UNFPA underlines effective family planning to 'empower people, developing nations'
    11 july 2017 16:17:43
    New York, US (PANA) - If the demand of women in developing countries who wanted access to safe and effective family planning was met, it would reduce an estimated 100,000 maternal death and avert 67 million unintended pregnancies, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) said on Tuesday. Full text...

  • Mauritius: IPPF discusses family planning issues with Mauritian PM
    10 november 2015 12:42:47
    Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - A visiting team of International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) for the African Region led by its chairperson, Kweku Brenu, on Tuesday met with Mauritian Prime Minister Sir Anerood Jugnauth to discuss matters relating to reproductive health and family planning. Full text...

  • Mauritius: 'Mauritius among 10 countries with highest population density'
    12 november 2014 08:29:24
    Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Mauritius is among the ten countries having the highest population density in the world with 653 persons per square kilometre in 2013 for a mid-year total population of 1,217,341, PANA learnt from official sources. Full text...

  • Mauritius: Mauritian population density, 10 highest in the world
    24 january 2014 15:58:32
    Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Mauritius is among the 10 countries having the highest population density in the world with 672 persons per square kilometre in 2012, according to the Family Planning and Demographic Yearbook 2012, published Friday by the Health Ministry in Port-Louis. Full text...



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