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Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE): What do we know, and where do we go from here?

Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE) can play a critical role in the development of young people.
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The Data Behind Climate Investing: An Earth Day Q&A with Jack DeWaard

Scientific Director Jack DeWaard highlights what the Population Council is doing to help guide, inform, and improve climate-related investment strategies worldwide.
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Demographic Trends and Population Health: Tackling Inequality in a World of Eight Billion People

New commentary published in BMJ Global Health to coincide with the 56th annual session of the UN Commission on Population and Development.
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A Tribute to Mercy Nzioki

December 25, 1979–March 16, 2023
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Promoting Opportunities for Adolescent Girls in the Sahel Region through Evidence-Informed Programming

Reducing risks and promoting opportunities for adolescent girls and young women.
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Where was Gender at CIES 2023?

We must not lose sight of the need for a gender lens on education.
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The Roots of Gender Inequality Grow Deeper Than Technology Can Reach

Gender equality requires more nuanced approaches, investment in intersectional feminist-led solutions, and a focus on underlying social norms.
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A Welcome Message from the New Editors of Studies in Family Planning

Victoria Boydell, Mahesh Karra, and Francis Obare share thoughts on their new roles.
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International Women’s Day 2023 Highlight

Leveraging technology in adolescent girl programs.

A Tribute to Neil Zimmerman

July 18, 1945 – February 27, 2023