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Hans Rosling on population and poverty by Nick
July 11, 2010, 10:16 pm
Filed under: Development theory

Hans Rosling (of Mind The Gap fame) is always worth listening to – he has a new video on TED about the challenges of growing the world’s population to 9 billion in the next 50 years, and how raising the living standards of the world’s poor is the only way to check population growth. Watch the video here.