World Population Day 2023 : Theme
World Population Day is observed on July 11th every year to raise awareness about global population issues and the importance of reproductive health and rights.
- It was established by the United Nations in 1989.
- The history of World Population Day dates back to July 11, 1987, when the global population reached a significant milestone of five billion people.
- This event served as a catalyst for recognising the need to address population-related concerns such as poverty, health, education, and sustainability.
- Theme for World Population Day 2023 is “Unleashing the power of gender equality: Uplifting the voices of women and girls to unlock our world’s infinite possibilities.”