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Population awareness

FamilyWe're raising awareness of the cost to humanity and other species of unsustainable human numbers and promoting smaller families as part of a sustainable future.

Environmental conservation

WhaleWe're supporting environmental conservation because preserving habitats and ecosystems around the world is essential for the well-being of all species — including our own.

Family planning & women's rights

GynecologistWe're calling for more rights and access to family planning services for women throughout the world so they can choose for themselves how many children to have and when to have them.

Sustainable lifestyles

ShoppersWe're urging individuals to focus on personal well-being and waste reduction rather than accumulating possessions. We're asking governments to alleviate poverty and promote equality.

World population: 

6,813,883,973


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Quizzes

Take our quizzes on population and sustainability to find out how much you know.

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School resources

We have updated our list of resources for exploring in classrooms the issue of population.

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Seminal passages

Read what Aristotle, Aldous Huxley, Isaac Asimov and others had to say about population.

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