IUSSP In­ter­na­tional Pop­u­la­tion Con­fer­ence

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29 Oc­to­ber − 4 Novem­ber 2017

Sta­tis­tics South Africa will host the 28th In­ter­na­tional Pop­u­la­tion Con­fer­ence of the In­ter­na­tional Union for the Sci­en­tific Study of Pop­u­la­tion (IUSSP).

The IUSSP In­ter­na­tional Pop­u­la­tion Con­fer­ence is a ma­jor in­ter­na­tional event at­tract­ing over 2 000 sci­en­tists, pol­icy mak­ers and prac­ti­tion­ers in the global pop­u­la­tion com­mu­nity who are ex­pected to ad­dress is­sues of com­mon con­cern.

The con­fer­ence takes place once every four years, pro­vid­ing a unique fo­rum for pop­u­la­tion ex­perts to take stock of re­cent re­search on pop­u­la­tion trends and is­sues and to de­bate pos­si­ble ac­tions and pol­icy re­sponses to the chal­lenges posed by pop­u­la­tion phe­nom­ena.

Ple­nary de­bates and panel dis­cus­sions will fo­cus on pop­u­la­tion and sus­tain­able de­vel­op­ment is­sues and there will be over 240 sci­en­tific ses­sions fea­tur­ing the re­sults of re­cent re­search from around the globe.

The con­fer­ence takes places at the Cape Town In­ter­na­tional Con­fer­ence Cen­tre from 29 Oc­to­ber to 4 Novem­ber

2017. For more in­for­ma­tion, go to www.iussp.org

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