Population Matters

Population Matters

Earlier this month, Population Matters CEO Simon Ross met with Nick Hurd MP, the UK minister responsible for climate change strategy, and pressed the case for population to be a central element of national and international climate change mitigation strategies.
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  • International Day for the Eradication of Poverty

    17 October 2016 COMMENT The International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, on 17 October, aims to make the voices of the poorest of society heard. The first UN Sustainable Development Goal is committed to lifting everyone out of extreme poverty by 2030. Yet, rapid population growth will make this difficult to achieve. read more...
  • Population matters on World Food Day

    14 October 2016 COMMENT 16 October is World Food Day. As population increases, food security is increasingly uncertain. The Sustainable Development Goal to end hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition, and promote sustainable agriculture by 2030 is ever more challenging to achieve. read more...

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