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PSDA responds to UN Sustainable Development Goals Proposal calling for a bolder Post-2015 agenda 30 July 2014

Source: PSN

PSN and other members of the Population and Sustainable Development Alliance (PSDA), have welcomed the outcome document and Sustainable Development Goals proposal by the UN Open Working Group, but say the final post-2015 development agenda; “must be bolder and go further.”

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Fact sheet update: Population and climate change 8 July 2014

Source: PSN

PSN has updated the Population and Climate Change Fact Sheet with the latest data from the Fifth Assessment Report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. It shows the clear links between population and climate change and provides priorities for action.

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PSN welcomes Population Foundation of India into network 30 June 2014

Source: PSN

PSN is pleased to announce that Population Foundation of India (PFI) has joined the network. Since 1970, PFI has been leading policy advocacy efforts and working as a think tank on population issues in India.

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Food, population and the post-2015 development agenda 23 July 2014

Source: Population Institute

The Population Institute has published an article on the Devex website explaining how meeting the growing demand for food may be the world’s single greatest challenge, and how a solution cannot be found until global population growth and consumption patterns are addressed.

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World Population Day: UN spotlights the need to invest in young people 11 July 2014

Source: UNFPA

A statement by Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, UNFPA Executive Director, marks World Population Day today by spotlighting the need to invest in young people so they can exercise their human rights and help break the cycle of intergenerational poverty across the world.

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A major strategic threat: how the Ministry of Defence sees climate change 3 July 2014

Source: The Carbon Brief

The Ministry of Defence (MoD) Global Strategic Trends programme has issued an updated report on the threats and opportunities for world peace and security between now and 2045.

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