The latest IPCC report identifies changes in population as factors that exacerbate climate change vulnerability. Here we present the report’s key messages about different population dynamics and access to reproductive health etc.
PSN has just published its 2013 Spotlight report, providing highlights from last year of programme developments, advocacy achievements and publications.
There are an estimated 222 million women in developing countries with an unmet need for modern contraception. Our infographic highlights some of the many benefits and cost-saving effects of family planning.
Cities face increasing pressure over the next 20 years. The UN Habitat’s World Urban Forum is meeting this week to discuss how cities can drive growth that is inclusive and sustainable at the same time.
Major changes to energy systems are needed if we are to meet the two-degree goal set by the UN. A 40-70% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions is needed if we are to avoid dangerous climate change, warns latest IPCC report.
The negative effects of climate change are already beginning to be felt in every part of the world and yet countries are ill-prepared for the potentially immense impacts on food security, water supplies and human health, the latest IPCC report has concluded.