Aired on: 17 Apr 2017

Lecture: Demographic Transition in Pakistan: Challenges and Opportunities

Certain elements in Pakistan kept resisting the population census in the country as it was perceived as a threat to their vested interests. Population census would reveal the true picture about the province and locality wise population and hence, would affect the redistribution of national resources through National Finance Commission (NFC) Award. Dr. Tahir Jamil, renowned academician and expert in social sciences, said this during his special lecture ‘Demographic transition in Pakistan: challenges and opportunities’, held by Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI) here at Islamabad. Watch full lecture of Dr. Tahir Jamil to learn more on demographic transition in Pakistan...

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