WOMEN ARE THE ANSWER (Australia | 2015, 91 minutes)
Directed by: FIONA COCHRANE
Written by: FIONA COCHRANE
Population growth has been left out of the climate debate because it is seen as controversial, yet it is one of the most important factors. The global population has passed the 7 billion mark and India is overtaking China as the most populous nation in the world, but one state in southern India has found the solution. The unique history of Kerala and ‘the Kerala Model’ is outlined, using it as an example of achieving population control in developing countries without coercion.