Volume 57 - Number 2 - Summer 1991

P. Professional Meetings and Conferences

Proceedings of professional meetings of general demographic concern, except for proceedings coded under the specific topic discussed and cross-referenced to this heading. Items about conferences are also classified under this heading.

57:20786 Cho, Nam-Hoon; Hong, Moon-Sik; Kim, Hyun-Oak; Yang, Soo-Sok. Report of the International Training Workshops on Family Planning Policy and Program Management, 1987 and 1988. May 1989. v, 232 pp. Korea Institute for Population and Health: Seoul, Korea, Republic of. In Eng.
"The International Training Workshops on Family Planning Policy and Program Management...were designed to promote technical cooperation among developing countries...by thoroughly informing experts from the Asia-Pacific countries about the very successful Korean family planning program. The objective of the workshops was to enable participants to share their experience in developing population policies and managing family planning programs. The [workshops] included a first-hand examination of the Korean experience, so that all could contribute further to family planning policy and program development in their countries."
Correspondence: Korea Institute for Population and Health, San 42-14, Bulgwang-dong, Eunpyung-ku, Seoul 122-040, Republic of Korea. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).

57:20787 Cliquet, R. L. Concluding remarks to the international colloquium "Visions on the Future of Population and Family in Europe" [Slotbeschouwingen bij het Internationaal Colloquium "Toekomstvisies op Bevolkings- en Gezinsontwikkelingen in Europa"] Bevolking en Gezin, No. 3, Dec 1990. 97-104 pp. Brussels, Belgium. In Dut. with sum. in Eng.
This article summarizes the topics addressed at an international conference entitled "Visions on the future of population and family in Europe." "The most important issue which dominated the presentations and discussions concerns the opposite needs and interests of individuals and society in bearing and rearing a number of children. This individual-societal controversy applies to the quantitative as well as to the qualitative future of modern populations."
Correspondence: R. L. Cliquet, Ministerie van de Vlaamse Gemeenschap, Centrum voor Bevolkings- en Gezinsstudien, Markiesstraat 1, 1000 Brussels, Belgium. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).

57:20788 Council of Europe. European Population Committee (Strasbourg, France). Recent demographic developments in the member states of the Council of Europe and in Yugoslavia. ISBN 92-871-1888-4. 1990. 274 pp. Strasbourg, France. In Eng.
"The present document was prepared by the members of the 'European Population Committee', the Council of Europe's intergovernmental body entrusted with demographic matters (CDPO). National reports and data from the member states served as background documents for an exchange of views on recent demographic developments at the CDPO's 10th plenary meeting in June 1990." This report, which is also available in French, includes data on two new member countries, Finland and San Marino, as well as some data on an observer status country, Yugoslavia. The data on individual countries concern age distribution, density, dependency burdens and aging, population increase or decrease, migration, marriage rates, divorce rates, birth rates, illegitimacy, fertility and reproduction rates, age at birth, infant mortality, and life expectancy.
For a previous report in this series, see 56:30766.
Correspondence: Council of Europe, Publications and Documents Division, F-67006 Strasbourg Cedex, France. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).

57:20789 Germany, Federal Republic of. Bundesinstitut fur Bevolkerungsforschung (Wiesbaden, Germany, Federal Republic of). Papers presented at the meeting of the German Society for Demography's working group on "Demography of Developing Countries", November 16-17, 1989, in Kiedrich. [Vortrage auf der Tagung des Arbeitskreises "Demographie der Entwicklungslander" der Deutschen Gesellschaft Fur Bevolkerungswissenschaft am 16./17. November 1989 in Kiedrich.] Materialien zur Bevolkerungswissenschaft, No. 66, 1990. 102 pp. Wiesbaden, Germany, Federal Republic of. In Eng; Ger.
This work contains four papers presented at a conference on the demography of developing countries, sponsored by the German Society for Demography and held in November 1989 in Kiedrich, Germany. Three of the papers are in German and one is in English. Papers are included on conceptual and theoretical aspects of the concept of "development"; development strategies and population in Latin America; backwardness, underdevelopment, and development; and demographic trends and projections in Indonesia.
Correspondence: Bundesinstitut fur Bevolkerungsforschung, Gustav-Stresemann-Ring 6, Postfach 5528, D-6200, Wiesbaden, Germany. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).

57:20790 Heck, Bruno. Are we dying out? Population trends in the Federal Republic of Germany. [Sterben wir aus? Die Bevolkerungsentwicklung in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland.] Veroffentlichung der Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, ISBN 3-451-21211-0. LC 89-220030. 1988. 185 pp. Herder: Freiburg, Germany, Federal Republic of. In Ger.
This work contains 12 papers originally presented at a meeting sponsored by the Politische Akademie of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung. The papers deal with the problems of declining fertility and demographic aging in West Germany and with the causes, socioeconomic consequences, and policy implications of these trends. Attention is given to the impact on the economy and social security. The need for appropriate family policies is stressed.
Correspondence: Herder, GmbH, Hermann-Herder-Strasse 4, 7800 Freiburg, Germany. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).

57:20791 Leadbetter, Laurie; Barrows, William. Women in development: status, issues, information. Proceedings of the Twenty-Third Annual Conference, Association for Population/Family Planning Libraries and Information Centers--International. ISBN 0-933438-17-6. LC 86-640315. 1991. v, 86 pp. Association for Population/Family Planning Libraries and Information Centers--International [APLIC]: New York, New York. In Eng.
These are the proceedings of the twenty-third annual APLIC conference held in Toronto, Canada, April 30-May 3, 1990. They focus on the theme of women in development and include a session devoted to bibliographies, data bases, and resource centers relating to that subject.
Correspondence: Association for Population/Family Planning Libraries and Information Centers--International, c/o Population Council Library, One Dag Hammarskjold Plaza, New York, NY 10017. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).

57:20792 Rybakovskii, L. L.; Vishnevskii, A. G.; Tarasova, N. V. Demographic processes: issues for study (proceedings of a conference of young scientists of the ISI AN SSSR). [Demograficheskie protsessy: voprosy izucheniya (materialy konferentsii molodykh uchenykh ISI AN SSSR).] LC 89-147059. 1987. 61 pp. Akademiya Nauk SSSR, Institut Sotsiologicheskikh Issledovanii, Sovetskaya Sotsiologicheskaya Assotsiatsiya: Moscow, USSR. In Rus.
This is a collection of 19 papers presented at a conference of young scientists, held at the Institute for Sociological Studies of the USSR Academy of Sciences. Topics covered include fertility, family planning, population growth, migration, and the socioeconomic aspects of population trends.
Location: U.S. Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

57:20793 Sussmuth, Rita; Schneider, Hans K. Population trends--facts and consequences: a Cappenberger discussion. [Bevolkerungsentwicklung--Fakten und Folgen: ein Cappenberger Gesprach.] Cappenberger Gesprache der Freiherr-vom-Stein-Gesellschaft, Vol. 22, ISBN 3-17-010367-9. LC 89-131736. 1988. 91 pp. Kohlhammer: Cologne, Germany, Federal Republic of. In Ger.
This publication contains two papers and the accompanying discussions from a meeting held in October 1987 in Bochum, Germany. The papers focus on population trends in West Germany, especially fertility decline and population decrease, and on the socioeconomic consequences of these trends.
Correspondence: Kohlhammer, Hessbruhistrasse 69, Postfach 800430, 7000 Stuttgart, Germany. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).

57:20794 United Nations Population Fund [UNFPA] (New York, New York). Report: International Forum on Population in the Twenty-First Century: 6-9 November 1989, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. ISBN 0-89714-072-9. 1989. 99, 39 pp. New York, New York. In Eng.
This report concerns an international forum held in the Netherlands in 1989 on population policies and programs. The two main objectives of the forum were "(a) to delineate the major issues and needs in the implementation of population policies and programmes in the future, in consonance with the overall goals of sustainable development; and (b) to adopt specific programme strategies, with due emphasis on regional perspectives, to be implemented by Governments with the support of United Nations specialized agencies and organizations, inter-governmental organizations, bilateral agencies and non-governmental organizations (NGOs)."
Correspondence: United Nations Population Fund, 220 East 42nd Street, New York, NY 10017. Location: Population Council Library, New York, NY.

57:20795 United Nations. Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific [ESCAP] (Bangkok, Thailand). Consequences of population change in Asia: a methodological guideline. Proceedings of the Preparatory Expert Group Meeting on Consequences of Population Change in Asia, Bangkok, Thailand, 5-8 June 1989. Asian Population Studies Series, No. 102, Pub. Order No. ST/ESCAP/792. 1989. iv, 154 pp. Bangkok, Thailand. In Eng.
These are the proceedings of the Preparatory Expert Group Meeting on Consequences of Population Change in Asia, held in Bangkok, Thailand, in June 1989. The meeting "marked a first and significant step in the preparations for undertaking a study....of the consequences of population change at three different societal levels: the household, village and national levels....The long-range objective of the project was to broaden the understanding of planners and policy makers regarding population and development interrelationships, in particular the socioeconomic consequences of demographic transition, and thus to enhance their capability for identifying specific and appropriate strategies to be included in integrated plans and policies." Part 1 contains a report of the meeting; selected background papers are presented in Part 2.
Correspondence: U.N. Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific, United Nations Building, Rajdamnern Nok Avenue, Bangkok 10200, Thailand. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).

57:20796 Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico (Mexico City, Mexico); Sociedad Mexicana de Demografia [SOMEDE] (Mexico City, Mexico). Proceedings of the Third National Conference on Population Research in Mexico. Volume 1. [Memorias de la Tercera Reunion Nacional sobre la Investigacion Demografica en Mexico. Tomo 1.] ISBN 968-36-0823-X. 1989. 751 pp. Mexico City, Mexico. In Spa.
This volume is the first part of the proceedings of a conference on the demography of Mexico, held November 3-6, 1986. It contains sessions on the crisis of population and development; mortality and living conditions; fertility levels and trends; internal migration; international migration; population, labor, and development; and population, family, and development.
Correspondence: Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Ciudad Universitaria, 04510 Mexico City, D.F., Mexico. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).

57:20797 Universidade Estadual de Campinas [UNICAMP]. Nucleo de Estudos de Populacao [NEPO] (Campinas, Brazil); Consejo Latinoamericano de Ciencias Sociales [CLACSO]. Comissao Populacao e Desenvolvimento (Campinas, Brazil). Population and health: proceedings of the Latin American seminar. [Populacao e saude: anais do seminario Latino-Americano.] ISBN 85-268-0064-7. 1986. 412; 415 pp. Editora da UNICAMP: Campinas, Brazil. In Spa; Por.
This two-volume set contains the proceedings of a conference on population and health in Latin America, held in Campinas, Brazil, September 23-26, 1985. Sessions are included on maternal health and fertility, differential mortality by sex and age and its impact on nuptiality and fertility, health aspects of contraception, migration and disease, profiles of mortality, intrauterine mortality and its impact on maternal health and fertility, sexually transmitted diseases and their impact on fertility, the use of the labor force and human reproduction, nutrition and human reproduction, and health intervention and trends in infant morbidity and mortality.
Correspondence: Universidade Estadual de Campinas, Nucleo de Estudos de Populacao, Rua Cecilio Feltrin 253, Cidade Universitaria Barao Geraldo, 13083 Campinas, Sao Paulo, Brazil. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).

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