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Contraception Not to Ban Blame for Population Growth

Monday, October 31, 2011 - 16:26

The UNPFA says the Catholic Church's ban on the use of contraception is not to blame for the world's population boom because most of them ignore it

The United Nations Population Fund (UNPFA) says the Catholic Church's ban on the use of contraception is not to blame for the world's population boom because most of them ignore it.

The world's seventh billion person, who was born today into what the United Nations secretary-general, Ban Ki-moon, calls a ‘world of contradiction’ and facing an uphill battle if it is on the wrong side of the poverty line.

Today has been set as a symbolic day for hitting the 7 billion mark, however the UNPF division says it is impossible to know the specific time or day.

To read the article titled, Catholic Church contraception ban not cause for population boom: UNPF,” click here.

Source: 
SABC News