The role migration plays in spurring development should be more widely recognised

Demography is an essential factor for development since the number, age and geographic distribution of a country's population all determine the demand for its land, water, food and jobs. According to the UN World Population Prospects, the world's population (today 7.3 billion) will reach 8.5 billion in 2030 and 9.7 billion in 2050 if current trends continue.

Autors: Latvijas Platforma attīstības sadarbībai
Datums: 2016-02-12 14:04:18
Kategorija: Pētniecība/akadēmiskā darbība