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Over population ;the causes and effects
"A little help?"
The current situation
According to a Harvard study,t he next forty years will see an increase(48%) in the population of the less developed regions like Subsaharan Africa and Southern Asia.
Many countries of the world are already suffering ;Nigeria,Uganda and Bangladesh are to name a few.
There is an ever increasing demand for food,electricity,water and shelter which needs to be considered careful in order to make use of this manpower.
The hunger games
- Increase in birth rate
- Drop in death rate due to better health facilities
- Lack of family planning
- Increasing dependency problems
- Ignorance and illiteracy
- Increase in pollution
- Depletion of resources
- Decrease in quality of life
- Unequal distribution of resources
Is there a solution?
Yes! There definitely is.The most applicable solution is to create awareness of the effects and causes of overpopulation.