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The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine
Committee on Population
Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education
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The Changing Transitions to Adulthood in Developing CountriesSelected Studies  (CPOP)

Serving as a companion to Growing Up Global, this book from the National Research Council explores how the transition to adulthood is changing in developing countries in light of globalization and... Read more

Child Health in Complex Emergencies  (CPOP)

Addressing the health needs of children in complex emergencies is critical to the success of relief efforts and requires coordinated and effective interventions. However, little systematic work has... Read more

Supporting Local Health Care in a Chronic CrisisManagement and Financing Approaches in the Eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo  (CPOP)

Providing medical support to the local population during a chronic crisis is difficult. The crisis in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), which is characterized by high excess mortality,... Read more

Cities TransformedDemographic Change and Its Implications in the Developing World  (CPOP)

Virtually all of the growth in the world’s population for the foreseeable future will take place in the cities and towns of the developing world. Over the next twenty years, most developing... Read more

War, Humanitarian Crises, Population Displacement, and FertilityA Review of Evidence  (CPOP)

Fertility and reproductive health issues more broadly have tended to be of low priority in humanitarian crises. Public attention is drawn by information concerning the magnitude of refugee flows, of... Read more

Fertility of Malian Tamasheq Repatriated RefugeesThe Impact of Forced Migration  (CPOP)

In Africa many of the refugee flows in recent years have had a strong ethnic dimension; interethnic conflict or conflict between politically powerful groups with minority populations is often an... Read more

Growing Up GlobalThe Changing Transitions to Adulthood in Developing Countries  (CPOP,BOCYF)

The challenges for young people making the transition to adulthood are greater today than ever before. Globalization, with its power to reach across national boundaries and into the smallest... Read more

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