The United Nations has confirmed on Tuesday, November 15 that the world’s population hits a milestone of 8 billion people.
The UN attributes the growth to human development, with people living longer thanks to improvements in public health, nutrition, personal hygiene and medicine.
Milestone as world population hits 8 billion – United Nations
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres;
“The milestone is an occasion to celebrate diversity and advancements while considering humanity’s shared responsibility for the planet.”