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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.™

Find blog posts below and other publications listed to the right. We invite you to suggest blog ideas!


May 4, 2022

How PMC's Soap Operas Improved the Lives of Over 500 Million People

May 4, 2022 —Population Media Center is pleased to share the following podcast interview. It was produced by Veronika Perková and features Bill Ryerson. The original post can be accessed here.

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April 21, 2022

The (Progressive) Matrix: How PMC's Mission Driven Goals Interrelate

April 21, 2022 —PMC works to build a more sustainable world by sparking social normative and behavioral change, in individuals and communities, with transformational, dramatic storytelling.

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April 14, 2022

The Value of Women and Girls: Always Center Stage at PMC

April 14, 2022 —Addressing negative social normative beliefs, attitudes, and knowledge about the value of women and girls is always center stage at PMC. We tend to spotlight one of these injustices in particular:...

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April 1, 2022

UNFPA: State of World Population 2022

April 1, 2022 —On March 30, 2022, UNFPA released its annual State of The World Population report. You can access the full report here.

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March 25, 2022

New Study: Country-specific estimates of unintended pregnancy and abortion

March 25, 2022 —Guttmacher Institute recently released an important study titled "Country-specific estimates of unintended pregnancy and abortion incidence: A global comparative analysis of levels in 2015–2019."

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February 24, 2022

As Ukraine Roils, Long-Crisis in the Sahel Continues

February 24, 2022 —The world is dealing with upheavals in geopolitics this week, namely the violence unfolding in Ukraine. But there is — as always — plenty of meaningful news related to population, environment, and...

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February 3, 2022

All About Population Media Center’s Weekly News Digest

February 3, 2022 —Each week, Population Media Center publishes the Population and Sustainability News Digest. This is a curated virtual newspaper that focuses on current events, news articles, and important research...

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January 22, 2022

Family Planning and Education - Two Keys to a Sustainable Future

January 22, 2022 —If humanity is to succeed in a multigenerational effort to achieve a sustainable living scenario with planet Earth and its climate, the increased uptake of family planning, along with improving...

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December 17, 2021

Measuring Family Planning Norms in Zambia

December 17, 2021 —Since our founding in 1998, Population Media Center (PMC) has collaborated with like-minded partners and funders to amplify diverse environmental and social change efforts in service of a single,...

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December 10, 2021

Blogs for a Planet of Life — Population Media Center's 2021 eBook

December 10, 2021 —What if you could tell dramatic, highly-entertaining stories on radio, TV and the web that supported women’s rights, healthy populations, and enhanced social and environmental responsibility?

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