World Population Day is observed annually on July 11. It was established by the Governing Council of the United Nations Development Programme in 1989. It was inspired by Five Billion Day on July 11, 1987, when the world’s population reached five billion people.
The event aims to raise awareness about global population issues and focuses on topics such as family planning, gender equality, poverty, maternal health, and human rights.
2023 Theme: World Population Day
Unleashing the power of gender equality: Uplifting the voices of women and girls to unlock our world’s infinite possibilities
Q.: When is World Population Day observed?
a) July 11
b) July 10
c) June 11
d) June 10
Answer: a) July 11