How to deal with a slow global population growth? | Inside Story

5 Views
Published
The world's population is growing, but at its slowest pace in 70 years.

That's according to the UN's latest global population forecast.

The number of people on our planet is expected to hit eight billion by November.

India will surpass China as the most populous nation by next year.

But many societies are getting older.

So how do we deal with the challenges ahead?

Presenter: Nastasya Tay


Guests:

Kathleen Mogelgaard - President, Population Institute.

Darrell Bricker - CEO, IPSOS Public Affairs and Co-Author, 'Empty Planet: The Shock of Global Population Decline'.

Poonam Muttreja - Executive Director, Population Foundation of India.

Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe
Follow us on Twitter https://twitter.com/AJEnglish
Find us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera
Check our website: http://www.aljazeera.com/
@AljazeeraEnglish
#Aljazeeraenglish
#News
Category
News & Politics
Be the first to comment