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World Population Day

11/07/2020

• Just a hundred years ago the world’s population had yet to reach two billion, There are 7.8 billion people in the world today. • World Population Day was established in 1989 by the UN in the wake of the world’s population reaching 5 billion people. • The focus of this year’s World Population Day is “the sexual and reproductive health needs and vulnerabilities of women and girls during the pandemic.” • The purpose of this day is to bring attention to the health, development, and environmental impacts of rapid population growth.

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