University ECOSOC - Commission on Population and Development


Minh Thong Trinh
Viet Nam

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Committee: University ECOSOC - Commission on Population and Development
Topic: Changing Population Demographics and Sustainable Development
Republic of Colombia
Delegate: Minh Thong Trinh

School: Banking Academy of Vietnam

A population is defined as a group of individuals of the same species living and interbreeding within a given area. Members of a population often rely on the same resources, are subject to similar environmental constraints, and depend on the availability of other members to persist over time. Broadly defined, demography is the study of the characteristics of populations. It provides a mathematical description of how those characteristics change over time. Sustainable development is the development that meets the needs of the present, without compromising the ability of future generations to...