Population Matters Overview

Highlighting the Policy Relevance of Demographic Research

The goals of the Population Matters program are to highlight the importance of population policy issues, and to supply a more scientific basis for public debate over population policy questions. Learn more.

Program activities include:

  • Identifying important and topical population issues
  • Reviewing relevant, scientifically sound research on these issues
  • Summarizing and synthesizing the research and drawing policy implications
  • Disseminating this information to key audiences through the most effective means
  • Translating selected products into various languages

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