Topics

Magazines

September 2021

September 13, 2021 | Magazines

Invest in Kids for a Sustainable Future Population stabilization—which is nowhere near happening at the U.S. or global level—would be a boon to everyone’s quality of life, to say nothing of the benefits to the natural world. Yes, there would be challenges to how economies are structured. But those challenges…...

Read More

June 2021

June 14, 2021 | Magazines

Reaching the Tipping Point in the Sahel The Sahel region of sub-Saharan Africa suffers from drought, depleted soils, rising seas and overfishing along the coasts, and chronic hunger. Climate change is a “threat multiplier,” contributing to migration and civil conflict. Another threat multiplier? Extremely high fertility and population growth rates.…...

Read More

March 2021

March 15, 2021 | Magazines

The Global Gag Rule Is Gone … for Now On January 20, 2021, President Joseph R. Biden and Vice President Kamala D. Harris were sworn into office. The Trump era is officially over, and though repairing the damage remains a herculean task, the new administration wasted no time in getting…...

Read More

December 2020

December 14, 2020 | Magazines

West Coast Wildfires Worse Due to Population Growth Population growth in fire-prone states is responsible for sprawling development into areas that should never have been inhabited by people. Our buildings create kindling for wildfires, making even those that start through no fault of our own—each year, tens of thousands of…...

Read More

September 2020

August 31, 2020 | Magazines

Expert Voices Address Population Challenges at Home As anyone from high-fertility regions can confirm, population concerns are very real at the national, local, and even household level. In this issue, we hear from people who know from firsthand experience just how important it is to stabilize population in their home…...

Read More

June 2020

June 1, 2020 | Magazines

A Plea to the People: Protect the Planet to Prevent Pandemics This issue of Population Connection magazine explores the origins of the Covid-19 outbreak, which, at press time, was already responsible for killing over 200,000 people worldwide. Basically, it comes down to the fact that we’ve treated animals terribly for…...

Read More

March 2020

March 2, 2020 | Magazines

Trump’s Global Gag Rule Threatens Recent Reproductive Health Successes in Nepal Nearly half (44 percent) of women in Nepal have an unmet need for family planning. That is, they do not want to become pregnant in the next two years (20 percent of women with unmet need) or ever again…...

Read More