Population Matters

Leaflets and posters

Leaflets and posters

A selection of our free, awareness-raising posters, leaflets, pocket cards and postcards is shown below. Please feel free to download them in PDF format, or order hard copies online for home delivery. You can also find the full range of our free promotional materials, and the rest of our fundraising merchandise, including clothing and accessories, in our shop.

Population Matters A1 poster: Sir David Attenborough

A1 poster: Sir David Attenborough

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A1 poster with a quote from Population Matters’ patron Sir David Attenborough: “All environmental problems become harder — and ultimately impossible — to solve with ever more people.”

A1 poster: Population — the low-hanging fruit

A1 poster: Population — the low-hanging fruit

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A1 poster designed by Roger Martin, Population Matters President, and Jane O’Sullivan of the University of Queensland, entitled: “Population, the low-hanging fruit: Reducing emissions by reducing future demand.” Shows how investment in family planning programmes and women’s empowerment reliably reduces carbon emissions.

Population Matters poster: Population is a health issue

A2 poster: Population is a health issue

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A2 poster with the message: “Population is a HEALTH issue.” Includes a Quick Response scannable code leading to the Population Matters website.

Population Matters poster: Smaller families are sustainable families

A2 poster: Smaller families are sustainable families

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A2 poster with the message: “Smaller families are sustainable families.” Includes a Quick Response scannable code leading to the Population Matters website.

Population Matters poster: Biodiversity loss is at crisis level

A4 poster: Biodiversity loss is at crisis level

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A4 poster with the message: “Biodiversity loss is at crisis level… See the connection?”, and an infographic showing the clear correlation between human population growth and the stark increase in species extinction counts in the last 100 years.

Population Matters poster: Two problems, one solution

A4 poster: Two problems, one solution (version 1)

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A4 poster with the message: “The need for food security is putting more pressure on the land… Our native wildlife gets less and less space to survive… Wouldn’t it be great if both problems could be addressed with one solution? — Smaller families are sustainable families.”

Population Matters poster: Two problems, one solution

A4 poster: Two problems, one solution (version 2)

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A4 poster with the message: “I don’t want new houses being built on greenfield land… My children cannot get onto the property ladder… Wouldn’t it be great if both problems could be addressed with one solution? — Smaller families are sustainable families.”

Population Matters poster: Facts and scenarios

A4 poster: Facts and scenarios

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A4 poster with three key facts about the global problem of unsustainable population growth, and a flowchart showing three alternative scenarios for solving the problem, inviting the reader to make up his/her own mind about which scenario is preferable.

Population Matters A5 leaflet: Sir David Attenborough

A5 leaflet: Sir David Attenborough

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Four-page A5 leaflet setting out the case for population concern. Includes a membership application form.

Population Matters A5 leaflet: Fiery World

A5 leaflet: ‘Fiery World’

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Four-page A5 leaflet setting out the case for population concern. Includes a membership application form.

PopOffsets carbon emissions postcard

Postcard: PopOffsets carbon emissions

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An A6 double-sided postcard setting out how our unique carbon-offsetting project, PopOffsets, provides family planning to offset carbon emissions.

Population Matters postcard for 25 and under - front view
Population Matters postcard for 25 and under - back view

Postcard: Under-25s

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If you’re a young person engaged with raising awareness of the sustainable population issues you care about, this neat postcard-sized 7×5″ card is ideal for giving to friends, or even just keeping handy in your bag for reference.
The front of the card says: “Are you 25 or under? You are part of GENERATION TEN BILLION. Turn over to find out more….
The back says: “In 2060, when you are 70 or younger, the population is projected to reach ten billion. If you are interested in what this means for you and the world, connect with Population Matters on social media, and join us to help us raise awareness of the massive challenge to sustainability presented by further population growth. If you are under 19, membership is FREE. If you are 19-25 it is half-price.
The rest of the card gives a description of Population Matters plus a list of our patrons, and provides all our contact details.
Everything you need to help raise awareness, all on one dinky little card!

Population Matters pocket card

Pocket card

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A handy four-page pocket card measuring 55mm x 90mm, showing World and UK historical and projected population sizes, with a quote from Population Matters patron Sir David Attenborough. This useful little pocket card is a good companion to our Population Matters bookmark.

Population Matters bookmark

Bookmark: Sir David Attenborough

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Our double-sided bookmark shows World and UK historical and projected population sizes, with a thought-provoking quote from Population Matters patron Sir David Attenborough.

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