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  • State of Nature report overlooks population growth impact

    State of Nature report overlooks population growth impact

    On September 14th, more than 50 nature conservation and research organisations published the 2016 State of Nature report. The report found evidence of significant losses in biodiversity in the UK but overlooked the…

  • Teen pregnancy rates continue to fall

    Teen pregnancy rates continue to fall

    The Family Planning Association (FPA) has recently reported on the latest teenage pregnancy figures from the Office for National Statistics, which recorded a 6.4 per cent decrease in teenage pregnancies in England and Wales…

  • Our 25th anniversary

    Our 25th anniversary

    NOTE: This article was published in 2016, before the development of the present website. As a result, some links may not work. Popuation Matters publications going back many years are…

  • Porritt on British e-NGOs and population

    Porritt on British e-NGOs and population

    It doesn’t take too long to open up incredibly divisive discussions about population, development and the environment. For instance, how would you respond to the following facts? 25 years ago,…