Recordings of past webinars are accessible on the event pages listed below. 




7 March 2024

Webinar: Innovations in data infrastructure for the longitudinal study of international migration

  • Speakers: Aliakbar Akbaritabar, Nikola Sander, Rosa Weber, Marcela Cerrutti
  • Introduction: Sergi Vidal

  • Moderator: Claudia Brunori


18 October 2023

Debate: "The population of humans that can be supported sustainably on the planet at a reasonable standard of living is below 4 billion." Yes or No.

  • Debaters: Jacques Emina, Frank Götmark, Timothy Guinnane, Anastasia Pseiridis
  • Introduction: Shireen Jejeebhoy
  • Moderator: Stan Becker
  • Synthesis: Suzana Cavenaghi


10 October 2023

Webinar: Population Registers, Ethics and Human Rights

  • Speakers: Janaina Costa, Georges Eyenga, Elizabeth Nansubuga, Sofia Gruskin and Jonathan Klaaren
  • Introduction: Romesh Silva
  • Moderator: Elizabeth Atori
  • Discussant: Montasser Kamal


28 September 2023

Webinar: Social inequalities in multi-morbidity at death

  • Speakers: Tim Adair, Paul Peters

21 June 2023

Webinar:  How should we define and measure demand for and use of family planning? New directions and frameworks for family planning measurement

  • Speakers: Ngozi Erondu, Sneha Challa, Naa Dodua Dodoo, Funmilola OlaOlorun, Mahesh Karra and Priya Nanda.
  • Moderator:Madeleine Short Fabic


31 May 2023

Webinar:  Why do we measure what we do? Reflecting on the history and current use of demand-side family planning indicators

  • Speakers: Amy Tsui, Aasha Jackson, Fredrick Makumbi, Fatou Kiné Wathie, Kalpana Apte and Karen Hardee.
  • Moderator: Georgina Binstock


30 March 2023

Panel kick-off webinar: Declining mortality and multi-morbidity at death

  • Speakers: Tim Adair, Aline Désesquelles, Viviana Egidi, Ana Maria Nogales Vasconcelos and Sergi Trias-Llimós.


25 January 2023

Training Workshop: Extracting Spatial Data on Environment for Research

  • Trainer: Ankit Sikarwar

24 May 2022

Debate: In a world with equity of sexual and reproductive rights for men and women, there would be about the same number or more vasectomies as tubal ligations. Yes or no?

  • Debaters: Deborah Bateson, Akanni Akinyemi, Priya Nanda, Joe Strong, Logan Nickels and Raquel Zanatta Coutinho
  • Introduction Stan Becker 
  • Moderators: Neetu John and Angela Akol
  • Synthesis and closing remarks: Ambrose Akinlo


8 March 2022 

Webinar: Social Norms as a Barrier to Women's Employment in Developing Countries 

  • Organizer: Nkechi Owoo
  • Keynote speaker: Seema Jayachandran
  • Discussants: Willa Friedman and Jean-François Kobiané
  • Moderator: Monica Lambon-Quayefio


IPC2021 Countdown Events:


3 & 4 December 2021

Virtual short course: Subnational Probabilistic Population Projections

  • Sponsored by IUSSP, University of Washington, UNFPA and NICHD.
  • Course Instructors: Adrian Raftery and Hana Ševčíková


3 December 2021

Training Workshop: Introduction to Multistate Analysis of Population Dynamics

  • Organizer: Kim Xu
  • Instructor: Dr. James O'Donnel


24 November 2021 (5:00 UTC; 14:00 UTC and 16:00 UTC)

Networking event: Your career after a PhD? (3 sessions: Asia & Pacific; Europe & Africa; Americas)

  • Organizers: Jenny Garcia, Pavel Grigoriev and Adrien Remund
  • Presenters: Aparajita Chattopadhyay, Collin Payne, Nandita Saikia, Shalini Verma, Ridhi Kashyap, Adam Lenart, Felix zur Nieden, Abdoul-Moumouni Nouhou, Stephen Ojiambo Wandera, Arlette Simo Fotso, Sergey Timonin, Hiram Beltrán-Sánchez, Helena Castanheira, Jamaica Corker, Elizabeth Flores, Mathias Nathan, Thomas Spoorenberg.


8 November 2021

Debate: If the wife says that she wants no more births, but the husband does want another birth, can one necessarily say that her subsequent pregnancy is unwanted?

  • Debaters: Sunday Adedini, Suzana Cavenaghi, Francis Dodoo and K.G. Santhya
  • Introduction Stan Becker 
  • Moderator: Ambrose Akinlo
  • Synthesis and closing remarks: Neetu John


16 September 2021

Webinar: Climate change and population dynamics

  • Organizers: Susana B. Adamo, Raya Muttarak, Alex de Sherbinin
  • Panelists: Kathryn Grace, Clark Gray, Joan Ballester, Wolfgang Lutz, Landy Sánchez

10 August 2021

Training Workshop: Geoprocessing and Spatial Analysis

  • Instructor: Igor Cavallini Johansen



1 June 2021

Debate: Should FP programs in patriarchal societies use limited funds to further empower women or to involve men? 


  • Debaters: Anju Malhotra, Allen Kabagenyi , Funmilola OlaOlorun, Nkechi Owoo 
  • Introduction Stan Becker 
  • Moderator: Neetu John. 
  • Summary and closing remarks: Jean-François Kobiane


9 April 2021

Joint webinar in association with the Population Association of America (PAA)
Population, Food and the Environment

  • Speakers: David Lam, Stan Becker, Shirley Mustafa, John Bongaarts, Raya Muttarak
  • Moderator: Leiwen Jiang


23 March 2021 

Family Planning Research under the COVID-19 Pandemic: How is it going and what are we finding? 

  • Speakers: Tanmay Mahapatra, Anita Raj, Mohan Ghule, Modupe Taiwo, Dinah Amongin, Anoop Khanna, Danish Ahmad, Georges Guiella
  • Moderator: Priya Nanda


24 November 2020 

Demography and the Data Revolution: lessons learned and the way forward

  • Speakers: Vissého Adjiwanou, Sam Clark, Claire Melamed, Tom Moultrie, Emmanuel Letouzé
  • Moderators: Louise Shaxson, Ruth Levine 


5 November 2020 (13:00-14:30 UTC)

Priorities in research on international migration and mobilities: Implications of the COVID pandemic and its legacies

  • Speakers: Nick W Ruktanonchai, Jessica Floyd, Shengjie Lai, Corrine Ruktanonchai, Alessandra Carioli, Andrew Tatem
  • Comments: Marie McAuliffe, Ayman Zohry
  • Closing remarks: Mohammad Jalal Abbasi-Shavazi
  • Moderator: Ellen Percy Kraly


19 October 2020 (15:00-16:00 UTC)

Live Q&A for UN World Data Forum session on Innovative Use of Social Media for Remote Sensing and SDG Monitoring 

  • Speakers:  Stefano Cresci, Katherine Hoffman Pham, Ridhi Kashyap, Setia Pramana, Lisa Singh
  • Organizers: Kiran Garimella, Ingmar Weber, Emilio Zagheni


 31 August-3 September 2020 (15:00-16:30 UTC)

  • Day 1: Speakers: Caroline Kabiru; Akiode A. Akorede; Vesper Chisumpa; Talent Tapera; Chukwuedozie K. Ajaero. – Moderator: Clifford O. Odimegwu
  • Day 2: Speakers: Shakira Choonara; Chi-Chi Undie; Mzi Nduna; Arlette Simo Fotso; Kola Oyediran. – Moderator: Yemi Adewoyin
  • Day 3: Speakers: Renay Weiner; Yemi Adewoyin; Olusesan Makinde; Geoff Garnett; Sasha Frade-Bekker. – Moderator: Rebaone Petlele
  • Day 4: Speakers: Eric Udjo; Sunday Adedini; Michel Garenne; Chukwuedozie K. Ajaero. – Moderator: Kola Oyediran


29 July 2020 (13:00-14:00 UTC)

COVID-19: The Pandemic’s Consequences for Adolescents  

  • Speakers: Leticia Marteleto, Joyce Mumah,  K.G. Santhya
  • Moderator: Shireen Jejeebhoy 


17 July 2020 (13:00-14:30 UTC)

Quantifying COVID-19-related excess mortality in Latin America:  Demographic analyses of death registration data in Latin America

  • Presenter: Everton Lima. Discussants: Jenny, Garcia & Stephane Helleringer. 
  • Closing remarks: Montasser Kamal.
  • Moderator: Romesh Silva


8 July 2020 (13:30-15:00 UTC)

Digital and computational approaches to study determinants and consequences of the spread of COVID-19

  • Panelists: Nadia Diamond-Smith, Jorge Cimentada, Ridhi Kashyap, Yelena Mejova, Michele Tizzoni, Ingmar Weber and Ugo Basellini.
  • Moderator: Emilio Zagheni


20 May 2020 (13:00-14:00 UTC)

Positioning population studies to understand the short and long-term impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic

  • Speakers: Alberto Palloni, Parfait Eloundou-Enyegue and Sonalde Desai.
  • Moderator: Zeba Sathar