Source material and useful links

for Tread Softly background briefings on World Population

Projections and Trends

World Population Prospects 2017 Revision – from UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs
A Brief History of Population from New Internationalist
No-Nonsense Guide to World Population – InfoGraphic presentations
Why Population Matters to Climate Change from Population Action International

UN and Population

Population and Development in the UN System
UN Population Fund
International Conference on Population and Development

Population and Development

Family Planning 2020
Family Planning News and Overview from UN Population Fund
High Level Task Force for ICPD – Summary Policy Recommendations beyond 2014

Adding It Up: Investing in Contraception and Maternal and Newborn Health, 2017 from Guttmacher Institute
Trump’s Global Gag Rule from PAI
International Planned Parenthood Federation
Population Institute
Reproductive Health Supplies Coalition

Census Programme

2020 World Population and Housing Census Programme
Census dates for all countries from UN Statistics Division