Based at UNSW, Sydney, the Laureate Centre for History & Population asks how, where, and why population policies emerged over the 19th and 20th centuries, and what their present legacies are, especially in the Asia-Pacific region.


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Pacific Populations
Pacific Populations: Fertility, Mortality and Movement in Colonial Oceania

Speaker Series Starts August 2022.

Pacific Populations
Our People
Our People
Painting the Perfect Family
From the Archives: Painting the Perfect Family

Population Policy Imagery in Post-Independence India, by Dr Aprajita Sarcar

Painting the Perfect Family
Historians on Planetary Futures, 2021-2022 Seminar Series
Historians on Planetary Futures Seminar Series

February - April 2022

Historians on Planetary Futures, 2021-2022 Seminar Series
Seminar: 100 Years of China’s Population Strategies
100 Years of China's Population Strategies

Catch up on the Laureate Centre Seminar with Professor Tina Johnson (Saint Vincent College, PA), 5 Oct 2021

Seminar: 100 Years of China’s Population Strategies
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The Laureate Centre for History & Population is funded by the Australian Research Council. It is based at UNSW, Sydney, on the traditional lands of the Bedegal people.

All research programs will launch in mid-2021.

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