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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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This report is produced by Office of the UN Resident Coordinator Pier Paolo Balladelli in collaboration with humanitarian partners.

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Este relatório é uma chamada à acção para satisfazer suas necessidades e garantir o exercício dos seus direitos. 

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Relatório sobre o Estado da População Mundial (SWOP) em Português e Inglês. 

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Underlying the present document is the common country evaluation carried out by the United Nations System and it reflects a new philosophy of partnership for development in harmony with the present national and international contexts.

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Country Programme Action Plan (2015 -2019) between the Government of Angola and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA). 

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