23 April 2015 – In this webinar hosted by Population Reference Bureau, Marlene Lee, program director of Academic Research and Relations at PRB, introduced the concept of a demographic dividend. Parfait Eloundou-Enyegue, professor in Development Sociology and Demography at Cornell University, outlined different research approaches to the demographic dividend.
29 March 2015 – A High-Level Ministerial Dialogue on Harnessing the Demographic Dividend for Agenda 2063 was held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The High-level Ministerial Dialogue was jointly organized by the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA).
3-5 Dec 2014 – Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) held it’s 3rd National Repositioning Family Planning Conference in December of 2014. Co-sponsored by USAID, the United Nations Population Fund, and Tulane University project, the three-day conference in Kinshasa addressed how to advance the country’s National Strategic Plan for Family Planning.