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The latest World Population Facts and Figures Were Just Released By the UN

Pop Quiz: how many people are in the world right now?

The answer is 7.6 billion.

That data point and much more are contained in a just-released report called “World Population Prospects: The 2017 Revision,” …

World population to hit 9.8 billion by 2050, despite nearly universal lower fertility rates – UN

21 June 2017 &#150 The world population is now at least 7.6 billion, up from 7.4 billion last year, spurred by the relatively high levels of fertility in developing countries &#8211 despite an overall drop …

Press Conference by Secretary-General António Guterres at United Nations Headquarters

Following is a transcript of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ press conference, held in New York today:

Ladies and gentlemen, thank you very much for your presence.

Today, World Refugee Day, is, as you can imagine, …

Africa-EU Partnership: Council adopts conclusions for a renewed impetus

The Council adopted conclusions on a renewed impetus for the Africa-EU partnership. The conclusions state that the EU has a genuine strategic interest in deepening and strengthening its longstanding partnership with Africa. The Council …

I want to build the most business-friendly economy in Africa

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has stated that his government’s priority was to build the most business-friendly and people-friendly economy in Africa, which would create jobs and prosperity for all Ghanaians.

Speaking at the opening …

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