Measures to control Overpopulation
Here are some unique solutions to overpopulation:
1. Creating Awareness Campaigns
Using both social and mainstream media, we can clearly tell people around the world the truth about overpopulation crises and what must be done to solve them the right way.
2. Promotion of Adopting child
Adoption become a consideration for family planning, particularly among socially conscientious communities. And today, it has become a de-facto solution for people who are interested in starting a family, yet having concerns about overpopulation.
3. Aiming for Single-Child Families
According to statistics, hundreds of thousands of people are being added to the planet every day, which is an unsustainable rate. Hence, it is need of hour we should aim for single-child families
4. National Security issue
Over populated countries should treat population boom as an issue of national security. As you can see, similar to food insecurity and climate change, uncontrolled and rapid population growth can be a national security threat in a way that it results to instability.
5. Changing Social Norms.
Some couple choose not to have children and we have to respect their decision. This way we will be able to help curb the problem of overpopulation.
6. Providing Tax Benefits or Concessions
Governments of various countries can come up with various regulations and policies related to tax exemption to help solve overpopulation. For example, they can waive certain parts of income tax or lower income tax rates for couples who have one or two children.