Defusing the “Demographic Timebomb”:
Overpopulation, Growth and Anthropogenic Pressure

According to the UN, the world’s population will exceed 8 billion in 2025. This figure has alarmed some experts, who have alluded to a ‘demographic timebomb’ for global warming. But is anthropogenic pressure on the environment solely a demographic issue? And isn’t demography first and foremost a development issue?

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