2019 IGWG Plenary: Gender in a Changing World
May 29, 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
The global landscape is shifting every day, and those shifts have implications for gender equality and the work of gender champions. Evidence continues to point to the importance of cross-sectoral efforts when addressing gender equality and development.
Webinar: How Can Population, Health, and Environment Projects Learn From Family Planning High Impact Practices?
Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019, 9:00 a.m. EST
Family Planning High Impact Practices (HIPs) are a set of evidence-based practices developed by experts in the family planning sector that improve family planning and reproductive health outcomes. This webinar explores how HIPs can be…
Webinar: Questionable? Why an Untested Citizenship Question Threatens the 2020 Census
With the 2020 Census set to begin in less than 18 months, the Trump administration has proposed adding an untested question on citizenship status to the decennial survey. This action is currently being challenged in federal court by several states, and a decision is pending.
Event: Addressing Gender-Based Violence Through Cash Transfer Programming
This series, hosted by the Gender-Based Violence (GBV) Task Force of the Interagency Gender Working Group (IGWG), will explore the use of cash transfer approaches (an economic empowerment strategy) to address GBV and other reproductive health outcomes.
Webinar: Connecting Family Planning and Climate Adaptation
Opportunities for New Support Co-hosted by Family Planning 2020, Population Reference Bureau, and Population Institute When: Wednesday, Aug. 29, 8:00 am – 9:30 am EST/ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm GMT The impacts of climate change—climbing temperatures, extreme weather, drought, shifting rainfall …
Event: The Role of Population and Family Planning in Peace and Security
PRB’s PACE Project is co-sponsored a policy dialogue at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for scholars moderated by PRB Board of Trustees member, Geoffrey Dabelko. discussing how population dynamics and family planning impact peace and security. “A More Secure World: The Role of Population and…
PRB Report Launch: Curbing the Noncommunicable Disease Epidemic in the Middle East
Youth in some of the region’s countries already have high levels of all four of the main NCD risk factors, and the share at risk is likely to rise further unless policies and programs are put in place to counter the trend.