SPA Newsletter 114 - Feb 2014 | Sustainable Population Australia

An independent not-for-profit organisation seeking to protect the environment and our quality of life by ending population growth in Australia and globally, while rejecting racism and coercive population control. SPA is an environmental advocacy organisation, not a political party.

SPA Newsletter 114 - Feb 2014

  • Latest statistics show 1.8% annual population growth rate for Australia, three times the OECD average
  • Bindi Irwin – SPA’s new Youth Ambassador
  • Population policies of some political parties contesting the South Australian state election: Stop Population Growth Now, Liberal Party, Labor Party, Greens and Australian Democrats
  • State of the Planet in 1630
  • Book review: Countdown Our last best hope for a future on Earth? (author Alan Weisman)
  • Book review: Sustainable energy solutions for climate change (author Mark Diesendorf)
  • Book review: Demography, Territory and Law The Rules of Animal and Human Populations (author S M Newman)