Book Club Discussion featuring Dr. Gladys Kalema-Zikusoka

Our May Page Turners meeting included a special discussion with the author, Uganda’s first wildlife veterinarian!

Dr. Gladys Zikusoka is the Founder and Executive Director of Conservation Through Public Health, one of our earliest Global Partners. In her new memoir, she details her profound work, starting from her animal-loving childhood to her career protecting endangered mountain gorillas and other wild animals.

Meeting Date: May 9th, 2023

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Global Partners Series: Conservation Through Public Health

One of Population Connection’s first partners was Conservation Through Public Health (CTPH). Based in Uganda, CTPH is an award-winning gorilla and wildlife conservation leader. The organization’s vital mission is to focus on the health and interspecies relationships of wildlife, humans, and livestock in and around East Africa’s protected areas.

To mark this year’s Earth Day, we were joined by CTPH’s Founder and Executive Director Dr. Gladys Kalema-Zikusoka.

Presentation Date: April 19th, 2023

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Whose Planet Is It, Anyway? Earth Day Challenges for a Crowded World

World population has more than tripled since the middle of the 20th century—with devastating impacts on people and our natural world. Yet, talking about overpopulation remains taboo in many circles.

We can’t bet the future of our living planet on technical solutions alone. Ending overpopulation by removing the barriers to smaller families must be a priority on Earth Day—and every day!

Presentation Date: April 13th, 2023

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Global Partners Series: Unity For Women’s Empowerment

Rural Women’s Development and Unity Center (RUWDUC) Nepal is a nonprofit organization that supports rural development programs in environmental conservation, health care, and women’s empowerment throughout the far-western region of Nepal.

Presentation Date: February 9th, 2023

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2022 Year in Review with Population Connection

Population Connection’s staff will walk you through Population Education’s newest offerings for K-12 students and educators; explain how we’re responding to changes in the reproductive rights advocacy landscape; give an overview of successful outreach efforts informing the public about population issues; and share updates on our Global Partners program.

Presentation Date: January 19th, 2023

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