LAHORE - Like other parts of the globe, World Population Day was observed across the country including Lahore on Saturday for raising awareness of global population issues. This year, the theme of WPD is “Vulnerable Populations in Emergencies”.

Variety of activities and events were arranged to draw attention of people towards issues of growing population.

Seminars, walks, poster distribution and round table discussions were arranged both at the government and private levels to mark the day.

The World Population Day was established by the Governing Council of the United Nations Development Programme in 1989.