PRB Topic Feed: Environment/Topics/Environment.aspx2017 World Population Data SheetThe 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. 08/14/2017/Publications/Datasheets/2017/2017-world-population-data-sheet.aspxacc17069-721c-42a4-893d-5ad1f30a6d71Building Resilience Through Family Planning: A Transformative Approach For Women, Families, and CommunitiesThis brief aims to help health, climate change, and development practitioners who focus on resilience better understand and communicate these connections in order to embrace and promote family planning as a local, national, and global development priority.08/31/2015/Publications/Reports/2015/sahel-resilience.aspx27d173d8-e36e-44b8-923f-6d0a6fd39e24Maldives' Population DynamicsThe name of Maldives usually generates images of pristine beaches, marine wonders, and luxurious resorts and, as such, the country epitomizes the ultimate touristic destination. Nowadays, however, the Maldives are also in the news because of climate change and rising sea levels and its fragile environment is threatened by ominous global trends.07/13/2017/Publications/Articles/2017/Maldives-Population-Dynamics.aspx63e5ddaf-67d8-4d4c-8f19-31a5a594f7f1Population Health and Environment Youth Demographic DividendFor years, researchers, economists, demographers and other development experts have been explaining and promoting the phenomenon known as the demographic dividend, the rapid economic growth that can accompany a change in a country’s age structure due to reduced birth and death rates. More recently, advocates have been emphasizing the importance of investing in young people with youth-friendly reproductive health policies and services, education, and other key investments that can contribute to shifts in age structure. 07/10/2017/Multimedia/Video/2017/Population-Health-and-Environment-Youth-Demographic-Dividend.aspxf9107d2b-23f1-4f42-922c-f8a3e3c9251a2016 World Population Data SheetPRB estimates the current world population at 7.4 billion and projects an increase to 8.5 billion in 2030 and 9.9 billion in 2050. Explore population, health, and environment data on the Data Sheet’s interactive digital site.08/24/2016/Publications/Datasheets/2016/2016-world-population-data-sheet.aspx1204239a-116e-4559-afcb-f6959b754594Sustainable Development Indicators: The Last Missing Piece of the 2030 AgendaLast year’s adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) was a major milestone for United Nations (UN) Member States seeking to jumpstart efforts to improve people’s lives and maintain a healthy planet. 03/04/2016/Publications/Articles/2016/sustainable-development-indicators.aspx7333ac3b-74dc-4b5b-87d0-552f8e35786eClimate Change, Health, and Population Dynamics: A View From TanzaniaCool Green Science, a blog by the Nature Conservancy, published "Climate Change, Health, and Population Dynamics: A View From Tanzania," by PRB's Kristen P. Patterson.01/08/2016/Publications/Articles/2016/family-planning-cool-green-science.aspx5f51c770-6758-42c1-bcc5-b2569c7aedf2What’s Next for Integrated Population, Health, and Environment (PHE) and Family Planning?The policies of U.S. presidential administrations can influence foreign assistance funding and implementation, particularly around family planning and reproductive health. In light of the November U.S. presidential election, on Dec. 13 the PACE Project hosted an Africa PHE quarterly webinar with guest speaker, Teresa Casale, senior advocacy associate at PAI, to discuss how President-elect Donald Trump’s administration may impact U.S. government global funding for family planning and reproductive health.01/11/2017/Multimedia/Video/2017/PHE-and-family-planning.aspx0377790a-9989-44a8-aee5-08b90c6f6f29How Family Planning Could Help Slow Climate Change Ms. Magazine blog published "How Family Planning Could Help Slow Climate Change," by PRB's Kristen P. Patterson.12/01/2015/Publications/Articles/2015/ms-blog-family-planning-climate-change.aspx8e1ff4fa-2e51-4c5a-91f3-295e8606361dClimate Change Impacts and Emerging Population Trends: A Recipe for Disaster?More sizzling summers. Rising sea levels. Increasingly violent storms and floods. These are just a few of the many potential impacts of climate change projected by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC).10/01/2001/Publications/Articles/2001/ClimateChangeImpactsandEmergingPopulationTrendsARecipeforDisaster.aspx58d813b0-9c12-4444-ad23-f45171e53e0f