Synopsis by Rose of Sharon Winter
This educational film, hosted by Alexandra Paul, looks at the world's population problem. This critical issue is considered by many to be of paramount concern. The earth's population is increasing exponentially, with the numbers in the poorest countries expanding at the highest rate. The program takes the viewer to places such as India and Africa to view the results of unhindered population growth. A panel of experts and students discusses ways to control population and how people in industrialized nations can help by conservation of resources.