Webinar: Connecting Population, Health, and Environment (PHE) Approaches With Youth and the Demographic Dividend
This webinar with PRB and AFIDEP experts explored the importance of youth and the demographic dividend in development strategies and connections between these two elements and PHE integration.
Researchers Share Results With Policymakers
The Research Council of Norway, a funding partner in the Population and Poverty Research Network (PopPov) for which PRB is the Secretariat, recently hosted a knowledge-sharing event at the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (Norad) in Oslo, Norway.
Global Employment and the Sustainable Development Goals
The United Nations Sustainable Development Goal 8 calls for full and productive employment and decent work for all. In our latest Population Bulletin, we explain how demographic trends will have a bearing on whether and how rapidly this and other SDG goals are achieved.
Small Towns/Big Changes: The Shifting Demographics of Rural America
Attend this Congressional Briefing on Monday, April 3 from 12:00 to 1:15 p.m. in Room 2045, Rayburn House Office Building, to hear an expert panel discuss the changing demographic and socio-economic characteristics of rural America. The speakers will address different facets of rural life including …
Healthy Aging and Longer Life Spans
Today's Research on Aging (Issue 34): Most people know about the importance of eating a healthy diet, exercising, maintaining a healthy weight, and avoiding smoking to prevent disease and increase longevity. But researchers have identified many other factors that may affect life expectancy.
Tools for Subnational Policy Communication
As more countries move toward a decentralized government structure—shifting the responsibility for political, fiscal, administrative, and other functions from the national government to subnational and local agencies—it is essential that local policymakers are well-informed about family planning (FP…