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Two million babies are born in Uganda every year, giving the African nation one of the fastest growing populations in the world. From 38 million now, the population is expected to reach 130 million by 2050. But there are warnings of dire consequences unless changes are made. If the population growth continues at this rate, forests will be wiped out, the healthcare system will not cope and there could be major food shortages. Al Jazeera's Anna Cavell reports from Kampala. - Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe - Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish - Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera - Check our website: http://www.aljazeera.com/
http://www.ntvuganda.co.ug http://www.twitter.com/ntvuganda Uganda is the third fastest growing country in the world, according to UN statistics. Nearly 70 per cent or more than two thirds of the country's population is composed of youths under the age of 24 years, many of whom are unemployed and without productive skills. But today a national initiative termed aimed at tapping into the potential of Uganda's youth was launched. The Joint Programme on Population was launched by ten United Nations agencies, civil societies and other development partners at Hotel Africana. The job fair enters a key state tomorrow with a mini marathon, and more discussions on how to equip youth with skills.
The United Nations Population Fund has raised concerns over Uganda’s fast-growing population. According to figures from the UNFPA, every year the population of Uganda grows by more than one million people. Our correspondent Daniel Arapmoi attended the World Population Day event in eastern Uganda and filed this report. Watch Live: http://www.presstv.com/live.html Twitter: http://twitter.com/PressTV LiveLeak: http://www.liveleak.com/c/PressTV Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/PRESSTV Google+: http://plus.google.com/+VideosPTV Instagram: http://instagram.com/presstvchannel Dailymotion: http://www.dailymotion.com/presstv
What is a youthful population? In this lesson we will look at Uganda as a youthful population and the impacts it is experiencing due to its youthful demographic. Visit the website for this lesson's notes. http://www.revisealevel.co.uk/subjects/geography-2/human-geography/unit-1-changing-populations/15-youthful-population-case-study-uganda/
The just released population Projection report indicates that by 2013, Uganda's population will stand at 35.4 million people. In the face of this rapid population growth rate... the Government is taking on a multi sectoral approach to reduce poverty levels and ignorance.
The most-populated nations in the world in 2050. Get your free audiobook from Audible.com: http://www.audibletrial.com/TheDailyConversation Subscribe to TDC: https://www.youtube.com/TheDailyConversation/ Information sources: http://esa.un.org/wpp/unpp/panel_population.htm https://www.wikiwand.com/en/List_of_countries_and_dependencies_by_population http://proximityone.com/worldpop.htm The Top 20 Nations will be: 1. India 1.620B (+27% of 2015 population) 2. China 1.384B (+1%) 3. Nigeria 440M (+140%) 4. USA 400M (+25%) 5. Indonesia 321M (+26%) 6. Pakistan 271M (+43%) 7. Brazil 231M (+13%) 8. Bangladesh 201M (+27%) 9. Ethiopia 187M (+107) 10. Philippines 157M (+55%) 11. Mexico 156M (+29%) 12. Congo 148M (+108%) 13. Tanzania 129M (+174%) 14. Egypt 121M (+38%) 15. Russia 120M (-18%) 16. Japa...
Ugandan wildlife officials are concerned that the country's lion population is gradually falling. Many of its big cats have been lost to poisoning by people living next to conservation areas. CGTN's Hillary Ayesiga reports from a National park where he encountered a rare hunting moment in the jungles
Giraffes are facing a silent extinction. Only around 90,000 of the long-necked animals still roam the African plains. But despite the latest concerns, conservationists say Ugandan giraffes are thriving -- and even growing in number in their natural habitat. CCTV's Michael Baleke reports.
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Provisional results from the Uganda Bureau of Statistics put Uganda's population at 34.9 million. For more news visit http://www.ntv.co.ug Follow us on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/ntvuganda Like our Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/NTVUganda
Health experts have advised Government to work towards addressing the existing gaps in the Health sector if sustainable development is to be achieved. One of the challenges facing the health sector currently is understaffing, brain drain, absence of drugs and ailing infrastructure. However according to the Director General of of the National Population council Dr Jotham Musinguzi, Uganda can only achieve the targeted Vision 2040 with quality health care. This was at the launch of two reports on the state of Uganda’s Population, 2016 and the World Population 2016 here in Kampala. At the same event, NTV’s Sheila Nduhukire won the Best TV category Journalist in the National Population Council media awards. Subscribe to Our Channel For more news visit http://www.ntv.co.ug Follow us on Twit...
Having many children and starting at an early age hugely affects people’s lives. That is what this film about Uganda underscores. The film also emphasizes the importance of knowledge about contraceptives and access to them and all related aspects.
President Museveni has said that population growth rate in the country is a sign of NRM’s good governance. This he said has been due to government intervention on health sector such as provision of mosquito nets and clean water sources, among others.
A new survey by the Uganda Bureau of Statistics puts the number of Ugandans at 33.9 million which is a drop from earlier projections that put the figure at 35 million people. The latest Uganda National Household Survey further cites pregnancy and marriage as the leading cause of school dropouts among girls in Primary schools. For more news visit http://www.ntvuganda.co.ug Follow us on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/ntvuganda Like our FaceBook page http://www.facebook.com/NTVUganda