Commission on Population and Development
The 48th Session of the Commission on Population and Development will run 13-17 April.
Preparing the world for important population changes
In 2015, the world will adopt a new set of goals for the next fifteen years of sustainable development.
Population and ...
Realizing the future we want: integrating population issues into sustainable development, including in the post-2015 development agenda
Report of the Secretary-General on integrating population issues into sustainable development, including in the post-2015 development agenda (E/CN.9/2015/3*)
The report of the Secretary-General provides an overview of the demographic changes that are projected to occur over the next 15 years and discusses what they imply for efforts to achieve sustainable development.
The report highlights the pathways countries have taken that have led to the levels of fertility at the extremes, how key correlates and characteristics of fertility changed over time, the macro-level consequences of fertility at the extremes, and the policies of these countries. [read more]
The Population Division just released two new wallcharts which are based on the latest estimates and projections from the World Urbanization Prospects: The 2014 Revision. [read more]more..
Recent and Forthcoming Events
Annual Meeting of the Population Association of America 2015
San Diego, CA, April 30 - May 2, 2015
48th session of the Commission on Population and Development
New York, 13-17 April 2015
Expert Group Meeting on "The post-2015 era: Implications for the global research agenda on population and development"
New York, 10 April 2015
Thirteenth Coordination Meeting on International Migration
New York, 12-13 February 2015
General Assembly Special Session on ICPD beyond 2014
New York, 22 September 2014
- Profiles of Ageing 2013
- Population Trends
- Urban/Rural Population by Age & Sex
- Urban/Rural Population
- International Migrant Stock
- Global Migration Database
- World Population Policy DB
- Pop & Dev Database 2014
- Age & Dev Database 2015
- World Contraceptive Use
- World Fertility Data
- World Marriage Data
- Pop Policies Datasets
- World Population Policies