PRB creates multimedia ENGAGE presentations in collaboration with local implementing agencies in selected countries.
The global population will reach 9.8 billion in 2050, up from 7.5 billion now, according to the 2017 World Population Data Sheet. This year’s edition includes a special focus on the world’s youth (ages 15-24), with indicators and analytical graphics that assess whether youth are poised to become productive adults.
This live recording of the Policy Communications Toolkit webinar walks participants through navigating the toolkit website and customizing the toolkit materials to fit your advocacy needs.
(February 2017) One year after the Zika global health emergency, World Health Organization (WHO) director-general, Margaret Chan, urged sustained attention to two important weaknesses in global health preparedness revealed by the Zika crisis—insufficient national mosquito control programs and poor access to family planning services.
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With Henrik Urdal, senior researcher at the Center for the Study of Civil War in Oslo, Norway.
PRB's 2009 World Population Data Sheet was released at a press briefing at the National Press Club, in Washington, DC, on Aug. 12, 2009. This year's theme is children and youth.
Every year, 265,000 mothers die in childbirth and 4.5 million children die before the age of 5 from preventable causes in sub-Saharan Africa. Three researchers addressed members of U.S. Congress on June 5, 2009, to discuss this topic.
With Linda Waite, director of the Center on Aging at the National Opinion Research Center at the University of Chicago.
With Jay Gribble, vice president of International Programs at PRB.
Experts discussed the health effects of climate change on the world's growing urban population at the symposium "Climate Change and Urban Adaptation: Managing Unavoidable Health Risks in Developing Countries."
Jason Bremner discusses Ethiopia's Coalition for Integration of Population, Health, and Environment with Negash Teklu.
With Eileen Crimmins, professor of gerontology/sociology at the Davis School of Gerontology, University of Southern California.
With Samuel Preston, professor of demography at the University of Pennsylvania.
With Kenneth Langa, University of Michigan School of Medicine and Institute for Social Research.
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