PRB Region Feed: Middle East/Regions/MiddleEast.aspxIran's Demographic Dividend and the Implications of the Nuclear DealThis article by Farzaneh Roudi, program director for the Middle East and North Africa at PRB, was published in the Georgetown Journal of International Affairs. 12/04/2015/Publications/Articles/2015/iran-demographic-dividend.aspxcf1e8c3c-ea19-4cd2-9ef2-8f8d8fb49e57Can a Nuclear Deal Help Iran's Young Labor Force?This article by PRB's Farzaneh Roudi was published in the Wilson Center Middle East Program's Viewpoints series.06/05/2015/Publications/Articles/2015/iran-laborforce-wilson-center.aspx12a1e842-2bb5-426d-b9fa-aacdaf652a10Fertility Declining in the Middle East and North AfricaPopulation growth of the mainly Arab countries of the Middle East and North Africa has been slowed by fertility declines in some of the region's largest countries.01/24/2008/Publications/Articles/2008/menafertilitydecline.aspxdd5df64a-67bd-419b-a0b4-3d75ffe85ae2After Years of Silence, Women Living With HIV in the Middle East Speak Out MENA-Rosa is a new initiative in the MENA (Middle East and North Africa) region to help women living with HIV connect with one another, and to raise awareness of their needs among decisionmakers.07/23/2012/Publications/Articles/2012/mena-women-hiv.aspxd73fb32e-548d-430c-88f2-790cf17577bdMinding the Gap in Alexandria, Egypt: Talking to Girls in Schools About Reproductive HealthThis working paper presents key findings of a recent study conducted by the Alexandria Regional Centre for Women's Health and Development in Egypt, highlighting gaps between female adolescents' needs for appropriate RH information and what they actually have access to, as expressed by the girls. 03/30/2012/Publications/Articles/2012/egypt-girls-schools-reproductive-health.aspxfe594984-b09e-4bb9-8ec7-cd3693bdfb13Reproductive Health and Economic Development: What Connections Should We Focus On?This PopPov Research Network brief examines the emerging evidence base for answering questions about the relationship between reproductive health and important areas of human capital development.05/16/2012/Publications/Articles/2012/poppov-economicdevelopment-reproductivehealth-women.aspxf9419a26-998d-49fd-9af9-3128ff841486PRB Discuss Online: PRB's 2010 World Population Data Sheet: Fewer and Fewer Workers to Support Aging Population During a PRB Discuss Online, Carl Haub, PRB senior demographer and author of the World Population Data Sheet, and Linda Jacobsen, vice-president of Domestic Programs at PRB, answered participants' questions about global aging and current population trends. 08/04/2010/Publications/Articles/2010/discussionaug2010.aspxf2cac4bc-b79d-4ab2-9c5a-eb1cc30d2a0cEgypt's Fertility Decline SlowsA new demographic and health survey (DHS) from Egypt shows that the number of children per woman has declined. Egypt plans a large role in the future population of the Middle East and North Africa.02/16/2009/Publications/Articles/2009/egyptdhs.aspxf0d0f5dd-bf51-4d57-af26-1b83966c9295Iran Faces Pressure to Provide Jobs, Address Health DisparitiesAmid increasing international pressure to curb its nuclear program, Iran also faces significant population pressures at home: from creating jobs for a massive pool of young baby boomers to resolving provincial disparities in the availability of reproductive health services. 09/17/2004/Publications/Articles/2004/IranFacesPressuretoProvideJobsAddressHealthDisparities.aspxeaeaf5dd-e58b-45e3-a5df-5b5944f1f943Mother-Daughter Communication About Sexual and Reproductive Health in Rural Areas of Alexandria, Egypt This PRB MENA working paper presents key findings from a study conducted in Egypt in the spring of 2011 on the frequency and quality of communication about sexual and reproductive health issues (SRH) between mothers and adolescent daughters.09/25/2012/Publications/Articles/2012/egypt-mother-daughter-sexualhealth.aspxe2dbb3b0-2fd4-4d47-bede-29e5cfdf28d8