Mobius Foundation in partnership with Zee Media Group

NEW DELHI, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Mobius Foundation in partnership with WION takes the government’s vision of India moving forward and launched a year-long social initiative called “Mission Sustainability – Population v/s Planet”. The campaign kicked off with a two-hour thought leadership conclave on February 20, 2021. The launch was honored by Dr Harsh Vardhan, European Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare and Amitabh Kanth, CEO, NITI AAYOG.

Expressing satisfaction with the timely importance of holding the event, Dr. Harsh Vardhan said, “More people need more resources, and as the population grows, the resources of the earth increase. exhaust. The population boom has affected the planet and the human race in many People in developing countries love India, feel the impact of environmental problems more intensely.” – Quoted (

On this occasion, Amitabh Kanth, CEO, NITI AAYOG noted, “‘Family planning’ is considered the smartest development investment. For India To achieve its Sustainable Development Goals and economic aspirations, it is important to ensure that people have informed access to contraception and quality family planning services. »

The launch had on board visionaries and dignitaries from across the country and from different fields. Sir Rameshwar Prasad Gupta, dry. Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change, Dr Madhavan Nair, dry. Indian Ministry of Earth Sciences, Ms. Poonam Muttreja, Executive Director, Population Foundation of India (PFI), Ms. Shailaja Chandra, former Secretary to the Government of India and former Chief Secretary, delhi, Sir Manu Gaur, Chairman, Taxpayers Association of Bharat (TAXAB), Kartikeya Vikram Sarabhai, Founder and Director, CEE, Prof. Saroj Yadav Dean (Academic) NCERT, KS James, Director, International Institute of Population Sciences (IIPS) participated in the launch.

The full 2-hour launch was split into two three robust segments, each setting up the year-long outreach program competition. The three segments were:


To watch the launch, visit:

There was an exclusive fireside chat with the President of the Mobius Foundation, Mr. Pradip Burman, where he mentioned that the “Mobius Foundation focuses on two main objectives EDUCATION and POPULATION STABILIZATION and pointed out that two solutions that can be implemented immediately are RECYCLING and RENEWABLE ENERGY. If we can achieve 100% of these two things, then our problem is solved.”

Dr Ram Boojh, CEO, Mobius Foundation with other panelists shed light on why we should focus on education and awareness raising around “population stabilization”. The points highlighted were “education drives down birth rates and slows population growth. This facilitates the development of countries. A more educated workforce also facilitates poverty eradication and economic growth. The literacy rate is directly proportional to the fertility rate. Lack of formal education on population issues, such as family planning, sex education, reproductive behavior, cultural and social values, and contraception is absent from the educational structure. It should not be a controversial topic, but rather brought openly to the younger generation and young couples.

The Mobius Foundation, with this campaign, strives to bring human population growth back to light. The program is called “MISSION SUSTAINABILITY – POPULATION VS. PLANET” for English audiences on WION Channel and संभलना ज़रूरी है – जनसंख्या बनाम प्रकृतिfor Hindi and regional audiences on Zee News and its regional network. As part of this campaign, the topics on how overpopulation is responsible for putting pressure on these areas or developing these problems are climate change, biodiversity and natural resources, energy crisis, pollution of the air, employment and housing, water pollution, depletion of non-renewable resources. , education and empowerment, waste generation, education, overconsumption habits, etc.

About the Mobius Foundation:

The Mobius Foundation is a non-profit organization, committed to supporting sustainability, empowering technologies, strengthening systems, encouraging healthy behaviors and focusing on education. The Foundation aims to create sustainable and culturally relevant solutions, enabling communities to break long-standing practices that harm human existence. The Mobius Foundation works in India since 2015, working with a wide range of civil society and NGO partners to help achieve a India.

Media Contact:
Mobius Foundation
[email protected]
Mobius Foundation

SOURCE Mobius Foundation