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US withdraws funding for UN Population Fund
The State Department said on late Monday it was ending US funding for the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), the international body's agency focused on family planning as well as maternal and child health in more than 150 countries.
Chinese population to reach 1.42b by 2020
China's population is expected to reach 1.42 billion by 2020, according to a development plan released by the country's top health authority.
Cpredators key to prey population control, ecological balance
The health of kelp forests off the coast of California is dependent on the presence of large predators.
15% of global population have disability
More than one billion people around the world have some form of disability, which is around 15 percent of the global population. Yet the world's largest minority group face several barriers which stand in the way of full inclusion in society, including discrimination and stigma.
How devastating the world's aging population could be for global economy
The global productivity slowdown is going to intensify in the coming years as the working age population across the world declines, and the number of people past retirement age continues to grow, according to research from economists at Morgan Stanley.
African elephant population tumbles
Africa's elephant population fell around 20 percent between 2006 and 2015 because of a surge in ivory poaching, the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) said in a report.
Population policy to impact emissions targets
Current immigration rates into Australia, and associated projected population growth, will make greenhouse gas emissions targets even more difficult to achieve in the future, a University of Adelaide-led study has found.
Scientists use climate, population changes to predict diseases
British scientists say they have developed a model that can predict outbreaks of zoonotic diseases —those such as Ebola and Zika that jump from animals to humans — based on changes in climate.
Two-third of world population to suffer from water scarcity in 10 years
Some experts have estimated that about two-third of the world’s population will suffer from severe or relative water scarcity by 2025.
Nearly 60% of Qatar population live in 'labor camps'
Almost 60 percent of Qatar's 2.4 million population live in what the government calls "labor camps", figures from an April 2015 census showed Sunday, highlighting the issue of the emirate's huge migrant workforce.
Staying in EU to add 5m to UK population': Vote Leave
Staying in the European Union (EU) could increase Britain’s population by up to 5 million by 2030, putting the county’s health care system under "unsustainable" pressure, an organization that campaigns for the UK to leave the EU has claimed.
Nobakht: Iran’s population expected to hit 84m by 2021
Government spokesman Mohammad Baqer Nobakht said Iran's population is set to reach 84 million by the end of the Sixth Development Plan – 2021.
Australia hoping herpes will control carp population
The Australian government is giving carp herpes.
Wild tiger population rising for first time in 100 years
The world's count of wild tigers roaming forests from Russia to Vietnam has gone up for the first time in more than a century, with some 3,890 counted by conservation groups and national governments in the latest global census, wildlife conservation groups said Monday.
Population size fails to explain evolution of complex culture
There is a growing consensus among archaeologists and anthropologists that the size of a population determines its ability to develop as well as to maintain complex culture.

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