Population Matters

Events

Events

Events related to population and sustainability.

2016

May

World Humanitarian Summit
Istanbul, Turkey
23 – 24 May 2016

ONS: Population Projections for Areas of England
United Kingdom
25 May 2016

ONS: Population Projections for Areas of Northern Ireland
United Kingdom
25 May 2016

International Day of Action for Women’s Health
Global
28 May 2016

June

World Environment Day
Global
5 June 2016

World Oceans Day
Global
8 June 2016

World Day to Combat Desertification
Global
17 June 2016

Malthus: Food, Land, People
Cambridge, United Kingdom
19 – 21 June 2016

World Refugee Day
Global
20 June 2016

July

ONS: Population Projections for Areas of Scotland
United Kingdom
July 2016

ONS: Birth Summary Tables for England and Wales
United Kingdom
July 2016

PopFest 2016
Manchester, United Kingdom
4 – 6 July 2016

Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW): 64th Session
Geneva, Switzerland
4 – 22 July 2016

United Nations High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF 2016)
New York, USA
11 – 20 July 2016

World Population Day (UN Observance)
Global
16 July 2016

International Conference on Earth Science & Climate Change (Fifth Session)
Bangkok, Thailand
25 – 26 July 2016

August

Earth Overshoot Day
Global
8 August 2016

World Social Forum 2016 (Social & Citizens’ Movement
Montreal, Canada
9 – 14 August 2016

European Population Conference
Mainz, Germany
31 August – 3 September 2016

September

UNFPA Annual Report
United Nations
September 2016

World Wildlife Fund (WWF): Living Planet Report
International
September 2016

ONS: Population Projections for Areas of Wales
United Kingdom
September 2016

ONS – Vital Statistics: Population and Health Reference Tables for the United Kingdom (update)
United Kingdom
September – October 2016

World Sexual Health Day
Global
4 September 2016

Association of Women’s Rights in Development (AWID): 13th International Forum
Bahia, Brazil
8 – 11 September 2016

British Society for Population Studies Annual Conference
Winchester, United Kingdom
12 – 14 September 2016

FPA Sexual Health Week
United Kingdom
12 – 18 September 2016

International Day of Peace
Global
21 September 2016

World Contraception Day
Global
26 September 2016

Global Day of Action for Access to Safe and Legal Abortion
Global
28 September 2016

International Women’s Forum (IWF): World Leadership Conference
Chicago, USA
28 – 30 September 2016

October

Release of UNFPA State of World Population Report
United Nations
October 2016

World Habitat Day
Global
3 October 2016 (first Monday in October)

Population Matters Annual General Meeting and Conference
London, United Kingdom
8 October 2016

International Day of the Girl Child
Global
11 October 2016

Committee for World Food Security: 43rd Session – CFS Forum for Urbanization, Rural Transformation and Implications for Nutrition
Rome, Italy
14 – 22 October 2016

World Food Day
Global
16 October 2016

International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
Global
17 October 2016

World Energy Day
Global
22 October 2016

Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW): 65th Session
Geneva, Switzerland
24 October – 11 November 2016

51st Global Environment Facility (GEF) Council Meeting – Multifocal
World Bank, USA
25 – 27 October 2016

November

ONS: Life Expectancy at Birth and at Age 65 by Local Areas in England and Wales
United Kingdom
November 2016

ONS: Long-Term International Migration Estimates for UK
United Kingdom
November 2016

World Irrigation Forum: International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage
Chiang Mei, Thailand
6 – 8 November 2016

World Vasectomy Day
Global
13 November 2016

World Toilet Day
Global
19 November 2016

Eurostat Population Estimates
Global
19 November 2016

18th International Conference on Women Deliver: Sustainable Development
Havana, Cuba
24 – 25 November 2016

December

International Conference on Reproductive Health
San Antonio, Texas
1 – 2 December 2016

International Volunteer Day
Global
5 December 2016

Human Rights Day
Global
10 December 2016

Universal Health Day
Global
12 December 2016

International Migrants Day
Global
18 December 2016

2017

February

St. Valentine’s Day
Global
14 February 2017

March

World Wildlife Day
Global
3 March 2017

International Women’s Day
Global
8 March 2017

International Conference on Earth Science and Climate Change: Sixth Session
Paris, France
16 – 18 March 2017

World Water Day
Global
22 March 2017

Earth Hour
Global
25 March 2017

Mother’s Day (UK)
United Kingdom
26 March 2017

April

World Health Day
Global
7 April 2017

Earth Day
Global
22 April 2017

Population Association of America: Annual Meeting
Chicago, USA
27 – 29 April 2017

May

Break Free From Fossil Fuels
Global
3 – 15 May 2017

International Day of Families
Global
15 May 2017

International Women’s Forum: World Cornerstone Conference
Stockholm, Sweden
17 – 19 May 2017

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