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of the fact that lower fertility ( that is , a reduction in the number of children a mother has in her lifetime ) takes a generation or two to translate into a reduced growth rate . As part of a major international effort over the last ...
Fertility went down . Fertility declined in urban areas too , perhaps faster than in the countryside . In fact , the most urbanized countries - Uruguay , Argentina , Chile , and Venezuela - experienced the sharpest drops in fertility .
UNFPA draws encouragement from the increase in contraceptive use and declining trends in fertility in countries where family planning services have been made more available ; it points out that the less developed the country , the more ...
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Our Country, The Planet: Forging A Partnership For SurvivalUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
This book addresses the question: "If the development of the quarter of the world's people who are now rich has brought us all so close to the limits of sustainable living on Earth, how is the ... Read full review
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Our Country, The Planet: Forging A Partnership For Survival
Shridath S. Ramphal
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