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What does the growing population mean for the world?

The global population is nearing the 8 billion mark. As it continues to grow, so will demands for resources. What does this mean for our way of life, the environment, and health and social inequities? As #WorldPopulationDay approaches, explore these insights to understand the latest demographic trends and what it would take for the world to achieve growth that’s both sustainable and inclusive, despite inherent challenges.

Author Talks: One billion more

Adding years to life and life to years

Resilience for sustainable, inclusive growth

Author Talks: Parag Khanna on the forces creating a new geography of opportunity

Scale what works: The benefits of proven health interventions

Author Talks: The great American demographic shift

Health equity: Activating meaningful change

The net-zero transition: What it would cost, what it could bring

Planning for an aging population