Population Media Center Joins Network Focused on Reproductive Rights and Environmental Sustainability
May 20, 2016 11:11 ET | Population Media Center
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt., May 20, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Not everyone sees the direct connection between reproductive rights and sustainability, but the Population & Sustainability Network works to...
East Los High Soars with Behind the Scenes Stars
May 16, 2016 16:39 ET | Population Media Center
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt., May 16, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In three short years, East Los High has proven that top-notch Hollywood entertainment can also improve people's lives. In addition to one...
Nepal's First President Celebrates Efforts to End Child Marriage this Nepali New Year
April 18, 2016 11:02 ET | Population Media Center
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt., April 18, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As people gathered to celebrate the Nepali New Year, the former Nepali president was celebrating two new dramas designed to help stop child...
Population Media Center Appoints Executive Vice President, David Walker
April 04, 2016 14:04 ET | Population Media Center
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt., April 4, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Population Media Center (PMC), a nonprofit dedicated to improving health and human rights globally with entertainment TV and radio programs,...
Dawn Arrives in the East: A Drama Designed to Change Eastern Congo
March 03, 2016 16:38 ET | Population Media Center
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt., March 3, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On February 24, 2016, radios in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo played the opening episode of Pambazuko ("The Dawn")....
A New Chief in Nigeria Who Talks About Family Planning and Poverty
February 23, 2016 14:05 ET | Population Media Center
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt., Feb. 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ephraim Okon grew up in the quiet village of Ikot Akata in Nigeria. His life in the village, and the fun of going to the farm in large groups...
A Discussion Largely Missing from Climate Talks in Paris: Number of People
December 22, 2015 08:53 ET | Population Media Center
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt., Dec. 22, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In the Climate Generations Area of the Climate Talks in Paris, people filtered through a number of displays. One featured a large TV screen...
Kendeda Fund Awards Population Media Center $1.4M to Fight Child Marriage in Nepal
September 21, 2015 16:06 ET | Population Media Center
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt., Sept. 21, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Kendeda Fund, a private grantmaking foundation dedicated to supporting the dignity of individuals and the sustainability of communities...
Performers Bring Passion for Music and Social Justice to PMC's "Zoukoutap"
August 17, 2015 14:33 ET | Population Media Center
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt., Aug. 17, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In order for Population Media Center's (PMC) entertainment-education programming to be effective, the entertainment component must come...
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Elton Sherwin: Child Brides and Why I Support PMC
August 13, 2015 16:17 ET | Population Media Center
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt., Aug. 13, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Part of what makes Population Media Center (PMC) so compelling to so many supporters is that our work touches on such a myriad of important...