population growth

 
China's population shrinks despite two-child policy: experts
China's population shrinks despite two-child policy: experts
China's population shrank last year for the first time in 70 years, experts said, warning of a "demographic crisis" that puts pressure on the...
Turn Africa’s cities into vertical farms
Turn Africa’s cities into vertical farms
African cities, according to a World Bank report, are home to 472-million people — almost half of Africa’s total population. This number is...
Bigger farms needed to feed nine billion
Bigger farms needed to feed nine billion
Scientists have a solution to how nine billion people, the world population by 2030, will be fed. That’s good news. But not everyone will like...
Ugandan budget: Striking a balance between infrastructure and social sectors is key
Ugandan budget: Striking a balance between infrastructure and social sectors is key
Member countries of the East African Community are preparing to simultaneously table the...
A quarter of the world will be African by 2050
A quarter of the world will be African by 2050
Africa’s population is growing even faster than previously thought, according to new projections published on October 26 by the United Nations...
Are there 70-million people in South Africa?
Are there 70-million people in South Africa?
How many people are there in South Africa? The country’s
Not even WWIII could stop surge in population
Not even WWIII could stop surge in population
The world's population is growing so fast that even draconian restrictions on childbirth, pandemics or a third world war would still leave too many...
China's 'second-borns' live in the shadows
China's 'second-borns' live in the shadows
To all intents and purposes, Li Xue does not exist. True, she is standing in her parents' one-room home in Beijing, in a Spongebob Squarepants...
UN predicts Nigeria will outpopulate the US by 2050
UN predicts Nigeria will outpopulate the US by 2050
The projections predict the West African country could be the world's third most populous by the end of this century.
'Green revolution' needed to support African continent
'Green revolution' needed to support African continent
African countries will rely on non-transgenic crop breeding to boost food output to feed its rapidly growing population in the coming decades, but...
SA women having fewer babies
SA women having fewer babies
South Africa's population hit 50-million this year, but the country's population growth is considerably slower than that of Africa's 39 high-fertility countries, experts said this week....
Lagos sits at the centre of Africa's population boom
Lagos sits at the centre of Africa's population boom
The maze of shacks on stilts stretch out across the filthy water's surface, canoes colliding as they hustle between them in a slum that serves as a...

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