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First Fridays Discussion: How We Multiply

June 7, 2024

Dr. Aradhna Tripati and Dr. Yewande Pearse on abstract pink, orange, blue and sea green background


The Population Problem and Possible Solutions

Earth’s human population has reached 8 billion. What does that mean for our planet? Is it a catastrophe or does it offer more possibilities for solutions? How can we address data in terms of societal impact, policies, and equitable solutions? Dr. Yewande Pearse and Dr. Aradhna Tripati examine the connections and misunderstandings around our growing population and changing climate in the discussion below.