December 4th 2013 | Tags: Family planning and reproductive health
On the 10th of December the plenary assembly of the European Parliament will vote for the 2nd time on the SRHR Report following the decision taken on October 22nd to...
November 27th 2013 | Tags: Education, Population Matters
Help us bring the population issue into the classroom with a Population Matters video.
Education about population is one of our aims and young people are a core audience. Since many...
November 25th 2013 | Tags: Women's rights & empowerment
Violence against women and girls is one of the most widespread violations of human rights. According to a 2013 WHO global study, 35 per cent of women worldwide have experienced...
November 20th 2013 | Tags: Health and pollution, Water
2.5 billion people do not have access to a clean and safe toilet. There are significant consequences for public health. The situation is partly due to poverty and partly due...
November 15th 2013 | Tags: Population info and analysis, Population Matters, Resources
Carolina Marcos, living in Melbourne, Australia, is the winner of our video competition with:
Stop Consumerism: An Invitation to Parents
November 14th 2013 | Tags: Space and amenities
Article doesn't talk about why we need a new city...
A major competition is asking for a design for a new "garden city" for the UK. But what might it look...
November 13th 2013 | Tags: Population info and analysis
A CONFUSED STATISTICIAN
Paul R. Ehrlich and Anne H. Ehrlich
Hans Rosling has been making a splash lately telling people his five pieces of good news that should “upgrade their world view”...
November 12th 2013 | Tags: Environment, Population info and analysis, Poverty, Resources, Space and amenities
Typhoon Haiyan is a natural phenomenon, though one perhaps exacerbated by climate change.
The scale of suffering has been worsened by the five fold increase in the population of the...
November 11th 2013 | Tags: Population Matters
The Population Matters Annual General Meeting and conference next year will be held in central London on the 11th October 2014.
Further details will be announced in due course.
November 8th 2013 | Tags: Population info and analysis
Review of The Truth about Population
Transmitted on (UK TV) BB2 9pm Thurs 7th November 2013
On BBC iPlayer until Thurs 14th Nov 2013
Don’t panic: the truth about population
This enjoyable exposition got...