Population Media Center Texas Chapter Announces New Executive Director
August 04, 2015 14:38 ET | Population Media Center
BEDFORD, TEXAS, Aug. 4, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Texas Chapter of Population Media Center (PMC-Texas) has announced the hiring of Yvette Hanshaw as its new Executive Director. Officially filling...
World Population Day Global Petition
July 10, 2015 21:01 ET | Population Media Center
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt., July 10, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Global Population Speak Out (Speak Out), an international environmental activist network, is petitioning Pope Francis to end the Holy Catholic...
"Overdevelopment, Overpopulation, Overshoot" Circles The Globe
June 25, 2015 13:06 ET | Population Media Center
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt., June 25, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A provocative new environmental book, Overdevelopment, Overpopulation, Overshoot (OVER) has become an international media sensation. Featuring...
New Video Highlights Family Planning and Education as Two Ways to Save the Planet
April 27, 2015 14:45 ET | Population Media Center
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt., April 27, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Parents deciding to have only two children in order to better provide for them, a young girl attending school, and a woman running a small...
Local Pastor Teams with Nonprofit to Promote Behavior Change in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
April 20, 2015 11:10 ET | Population Media Center
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt., April 20, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- When Jean René Kwaka Mbangu and François Kimbuibi Munganga arrived at the bustling Mt Ngafula market on the outskirts of Kinshasa,...
Laney Thornton Discusses the Opportunities of an Effective, Scalable Solution for Change
March 24, 2015 16:12 ET | Population Media Center
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt., March 24, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- When Laney Thornton thinks about philanthropy, he thinks about long-term sustainability, which leads him toward numerous environmental...
Umuganda: Communities and 'Super Stars' Join Together for a Common Purpose
March 02, 2015 12:37 ET | Population Media Center
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt., March 2, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On Saturday January 31st, 2015, solidarity and kinship were hard at work as Rwandans joined forces for a day of "Umuganda" or "coming together...
Environmental Activists Speak Out Globally in New Awareness Campaign
February 11, 2015 15:56 ET | Population Media Center
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt., Feb. 11, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- An international environmental activist network is giving away more than four thousand copies of a dramatic new coffee table book beginning...
A Handball Game in Rwanda Has Goals Beyond the Net, Impacting Child Nutrition and Family Planning
January 22, 2015 10:36 ET | Population Media Center
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt., Jan. 22, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On Sunday, January 11th, a crowd gathered around the handball court at Kimisagara, the biggest youth center in Kigali, the capital city of...
Population Media Center Reveals New Website
November 18, 2014 12:34 ET | Population Media Center
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt., Nov. 18, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- An interactive map of projects completed around the world, population projections for countries, amazing photography, and audio and video clips...