World Population Day is observed every year on July 11 to raise awareness about global population issues.

Overpopulation is a critical concern as the world’s resources are being used up at an unsustainable rate. 

Besides, the need to guarantee that women have access to family planning, gender equality, and maternal health care is more important than ever.

 The expanding population’s impact on maternal health and family planning issues.

It was founded in 1989 by the then-Governing Council of the United Nations Development Programme.

On July 11, 1990, the day was first observed in more than 90 nations. 

This day is celebrated by organising seminars, educational sessions, public contests, slogans, debates, songs, etc.

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