Population Matters



We rely on our advisory council to give us an independent perspective on our strategy, performance and major decisions. We regret that we are unable to provide contact details for, or forward correspondence to them.

Martha Campbell PhD
Lecturer at the University of California – Berkeley School of Public Health and board member of World Health Partners in New Delhi, the Margaret Pyke Trust in London and the African Institute for Development Policy in Nairobi. Previously the director of the population program of the David and Lucile Packard Foundation.

Patrick Curry PhD
Honorary Research Fellow in the Department of Archaeology and Anthropology at the University of Wales – Lampeter and author of Ecological Ethics: An Introduction, Polity, 2011.

Clifford Garrard
Executive Director, Population Institute Canada, and formerly Director of Canada’s Foreign Service Middle East Relations Division.

Rajamani Nagarajah
Health and development consultant to the European Commission and former Director of Population Concern.

Jane O’Sullivan PhD
Executive Committee Member, Sustainable Population Australia, Honorary Senior Fellow, School of Agriculture and Food Sciences, Faculty of Science, the University of Queensland.

John Rowley
Founder/Editor of www.peopleandplanet.net and former Editor, People magazine (International Planned Parenthood Federation).

William Ryerson
Founder and president of the US based Population Media Center, William Ryerson has worked to promote population stabilisation for four decades, with an emphasis on social change communications.

Valerie Stevens
Former Chair of Population Matters, involved in Friends of the Earth for 20 years, five of them as an elected board member, and with great experience in political campaigning.