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Population Media Center Blog

We love to tell stories, share news, and explore ways to create a sustainable planet with equal rights for all. We are AN ENTERTAINMENT ORGANIZATION THAT CHANGES LIVES.™

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A Standing Ovation for World Population Day

July 9, 2021

A Standing Ovation for World Population Day

July 9, 2021 —World Population Day is on July 11, and we fully embrace the opportunity to think critically about the current global population and its ongoing growth—and the inherent impact this growth has on the...

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July 1, 2021

The Greatest Show on Earth? The End of Population Growth.

July 1, 2021 —Population Media Center is aiming for a historic blockbuster: the near-term end of global population growth. But, within the context of current world demographic trends, which are based on extremely...

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Overpopulation Solutions That Put Women and Girls First

June 24, 2021

Overpopulation Solutions That Put Women and Girls First

June 24, 2021 —Overpopulation puts us all at risk. Every person deserves equal access to natural resources—water, clean air, food, land—but as our numbers grow and the economically stable consume massive amounts of...

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Building Community Matters

June 17, 2021

Easy Evidence That Caring for the Environment and Building Community Matters

June 17, 2021 —The evidence that caring for the environment matters is all around us. It’s in the food we eat, the water we drink, and the fresh air we breathe. We are part of this incredible, resilient, perilous,...

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close up on a pregnancy test in a person's hands.

June 14, 2021

Three Drivers of Unwanted Pregnancies: A Look at Our Work in Zambia

June 14, 2021 —Each day, there are approximately 382,000 births and 168,000 deaths. This accounts for a global net growth of over 200,000 people per day. Contraceptive use has slowly but steadily increased...

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June 3, 2021

POPULATION MEDIA CENTER RE-WRITES LATEST BIRTH DEARTH ARTICLE - PART 2

June 3, 2021 —Over the weekend of May 22 and 23, 2021, multiple people alerted PMC to an article in The New York Times titled "Long Slide Looms for World Population, With Sweeping Ramifications." Given the...

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Important Areas of Concern for Gender Equality in 2021

June 3, 2021

Important Areas of Concern for Gender Equality in 2021

June 3, 2021 —Although gender inequality has persisted throughout history, COVID-19 exacerbated these gender-based disparities in the years 2020 and 2021. Economic stress, food shortages, and national lockdowns...

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May 27, 2021

Population Media Center Re-Writes Latest Birth Dearth Article

May 27, 2021 —Over the weekend of May 22 and 23, 2021, multiple people alerted PMC to an article in The New York Times titled "Long Slide Looms for World Population, With Sweeping Ramifications." Given the...

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Why Sustainability Depends on Girls' Rights

May 20, 2021

Why Sustainability Depends on Girls' Rights

May 20, 2021 —The health of our planet impacts all of us, regardless of race, gender, and socioeconomic status. The alarming and widespread nature of environmental catastrophes—such as deforestation, climate...

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Life-Changing Entertainment: Insight into Actionable Change

May 13, 2021

Life-Changing Entertainment: Insight into Actionable Change

May 13, 2021 —Sustainability starts with education. But education isn’t limited to the constraints of a classroom. It can’t be, if the goal is to reach and engage with diverse audiences all over the world....

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