The United Nations projects that the world’s population will top 9 billion by 2050. A global challenge, but there are great regional variations in demographic change.
As its society overall ages, China plans to scrap its one-child policy. Other Asian nations also face the challenge of demographic change.
Achieving zero hunger by 2030 is still a distant goal for most African countries. Yet Senegal is making strides towards reducing malnutrition and improving livelihoods.
A new UN report has said that four in 10 people on Earth will be African by 2100. This demographic change requires investment in health and education in order to avoid potentially staggering humanitarian crises.
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