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Media Type: Report / Policy Brief
Year of Publication: 2019
Author(s): United Nations. Department of Economic and Social Affairs
Categories: Population/Carrying Capacity
The world’s population is growing larger and older, while also becoming more mobile and more urbanized. Population size, structure and distribution have major implications for, and will be significantly influenced by, the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. The following key findings are based on a report of the Secretary-General which reviews the implementation of the goals and objectives of the Programme of Action of the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD), adopted in Cairo in 1994.