The world's population is about 7,054,000,000 with approximately 134 million births each year, at the current growth rate the world's population is expected to reach 9 billion between 2040 and 2050. World Population Day is observed each July 11th and to help draw attention to population issues like gender equality, reproductive health and sustainable development. As part of the 27% of youth in the world's population, you can get involved to create change in the negative impacts of population growth. Read about population issues with the TakingITGlobal online magazine Panorama and learn more about how population growth effects global issues with the Issues Section. You can also join the conversation on our Discussion Board.
The Global Gallery is a platform for artistic expressions which raise awareness through the arts, promoting cross-cultural understanding and dialogue around major global challenges.
The Global Gallery is your canvas, a place for you to promote your artistic visions of global understanding and to show off your most thought provoking creative work. Check out the most recent artworks from our global community or add your own art to the conversation!
The brand new TakingITGlobal games section features interactive educational games to expand your understanding of important global issues.
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