The APGPD prepares, shares and supports research on topics connected to our mission. We work with the International Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights Consortium, a partnership of 11 non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and academic institutes based in Australia. The ISRHR Consortium draws on collective experience and expertise across 160 countries to champion universal access to sexual health and reproductive rights, as a key contributor to gender equality.
SRHR is a critical component of health care and is essential amidst the COVID-19 pandemic
Family planning and reproductive health are key to achieving gender equality
Australia's diplomatic, trade and aid efforts need to be focused towards the achievement of SDG 5
State of the World's Population reports
The State of World Population is an annual report published by the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA).
Every year, developments and trends in world population and demographics are considered with specific regions, countries or issues highlighted.
Nearly half of women in 57 developing countries are denied the right to decide whether to have sex with their partners
Fifty years ago, it was hard for women to obtain contraception and relatively easy to die giving birth.
Where once there was one global fertility rate, today there are many, with differences wider than at any point in human history.
We live in a world where humanitarian crises extract mounting costs from economies, communities and individuals.
Young people matter. They matter because an unprecedented 1.8 billion youth are alive today.