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Population awareness

FamilyWe're raising awareness of the cost to humanity and other species of unsustainable human numbers and promoting smaller families as part of a sustainable future.

Environmental conservation

WhaleWe're supporting environmental conservation because preserving habitats and ecosystems around the world is essential for the well-being of all species — including our own.

Family planning & women's rights

GynecologistWe're calling for more rights and access to family planning services for women throughout the world so they can choose for themselves how many children to have and when to have them.

Sustainable lifestyles

ShoppersWe're urging individuals to focus on personal well-being and waste reduction rather than accumulating possessions. We're asking governments to alleviate poverty and promote equality.

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Paul Ehrlich
Chris Packham

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Video contest

We're giving away cash prizes for inspiring videos that help us explain to members of the public why population matters.

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Greeting card competition

Help us design the official Population Matters greeting card that we'll send out during the holiday season this year.

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