Growing population posing food insecurity threat: Speakers

ISLAMABAD - Pakistan’s growing population also poses a serious threat to food security but at no point serious attention has been devoted to studying Pakistan’s large population numbers, their distribution and the implications they hold for the country’s development, politics, and ultimate stability.

The speakers at a conference remarked while deliberating to deal with the demographic challenges we are faced with today. The Population Association of Pakistan (PAP), in collaboration with National University of Science and Technology (NUST) is holding its 14th Annual Research Conference from the 20-21 November 2013 here at NUST. This year conference theme is “Pakistan’s Population: New Realities and Challenges for Human Development”.