Post-transitional fertility in developing countries: causes and implications

Lead Research Organisation: University of Portsmouth
Department Name: Sch of Health Sciences and Social Work

Abstract

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Publications

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Description This was a seminar series, as such there is no findings to report. The key findings from this seminar is fertility is falling in many developing countries despite slow economic development. The papers presented at the three conferences in India, Portsmouth and Oxford covered Africa, Asia and Europe.
Exploitation Route The seminar series is published as an edited volume " Low fertility in developing countries: causes and implications" in Journal of Biosocial Science


https://www.cambridge.org/core/journals/journal-of-biosocial-science/article/low-fertility-in-developing-countries-causes-and-implications/BE7A46C5FB5864AB51652A2C3228576A
Sectors Education,Environment,Healthcare

 
Description This seminar series had public awareness about the emerging low fertility in developing countries.
First Year Of Impact 2017
Sector Education,Environment,Healthcare
Impact Types Cultural,Societal,Economic

 
Description Developing collaborative research programmes on the consequences of low fertility in developing countries'
Amount £8,000 (GBP)
Organisation University of Portsmouth 
Sector Academic/University
Country United Kingdom
Start 01/2013 
End 04/2014
 
Description Hanoi Medical University 
Organisation Hanoi Medical University
PI Contribution We had one workshop with the Hanoi team. We are working on a collaborative research grant application to MRC..
Collaborator Contribution They are providing faculty time to write grant applications and research papers
Impact We hope to submit the grant application in April 2019.
Start Year 2018
 
Description Institutional Link Award 
Organisation Centre for Development Studies, Trivandrum
Country India 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution The University of Portsmouth has developed the protocol, questionnaires and application for ethical approval in close collaboration with team members from the University of Brawijaya.
Collaborator Contribution Contributed to the development of survey tools, preparation of application for ethical approval.
Impact Outcomes from this collaboration: 1. A memorandum of understanding is being signed 2. Tools for data collection are being finalised 3. Full application for ethical committee approval 4. A new centre called "Portsmouth-Brawijaya Centre for Global Health, Population and Policy" was established from this research.
Start Year 2015
 
Description Institutional Link Award 
Organisation Flinders University
Country Australia 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution The University of Portsmouth has developed the protocol, questionnaires and application for ethical approval in close collaboration with team members from the University of Brawijaya.
Collaborator Contribution Contributed to the development of survey tools, preparation of application for ethical approval.
Impact Outcomes from this collaboration: 1. A memorandum of understanding is being signed 2. Tools for data collection are being finalised 3. Full application for ethical committee approval 4. A new centre called "Portsmouth-Brawijaya Centre for Global Health, Population and Policy" was established from this research.
Start Year 2015
 
Description Institutional Link Award 
Organisation International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)
Country India 
Sector Public 
PI Contribution The University of Portsmouth has developed the protocol, questionnaires and application for ethical approval in close collaboration with team members from the University of Brawijaya.
Collaborator Contribution Contributed to the development of survey tools, preparation of application for ethical approval.
Impact Outcomes from this collaboration: 1. A memorandum of understanding is being signed 2. Tools for data collection are being finalised 3. Full application for ethical committee approval 4. A new centre called "Portsmouth-Brawijaya Centre for Global Health, Population and Policy" was established from this research.
Start Year 2015
 
Description Institutional Link Award 
Organisation University of Brawijaya
Country Indonesia 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution The University of Portsmouth has developed the protocol, questionnaires and application for ethical approval in close collaboration with team members from the University of Brawijaya.
Collaborator Contribution Contributed to the development of survey tools, preparation of application for ethical approval.
Impact Outcomes from this collaboration: 1. A memorandum of understanding is being signed 2. Tools for data collection are being finalised 3. Full application for ethical committee approval 4. A new centre called "Portsmouth-Brawijaya Centre for Global Health, Population and Policy" was established from this research.
Start Year 2015
 
Description Mahidol 
Organisation Mahidol University
Country Thailand 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution In participating grant application that was submitted to the NIHR Global Health Unit
Collaborator Contribution Expert advice and local partnership
Impact - Joint grant application, multidisciplinary
Start Year 2017
 
Description University of Gajah Mada, Indonesia 
Organisation Gadjah Mada University
Country Indonesia 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution We jointly applied 3 grant applications to the UK Research Councils. In the process our collaborating team gained experience of writing high quality grant applications.
Collaborator Contribution They provided us with local knowledge that was necessary for the grant application. They also provided us with skills and knowledge on various substantive issues that helped us to write grant applications more effectively.
Impact The outputs were mainly grant applications.
Start Year 2016
 
Description International workshop at Malang, Indonesia 
Form Of Engagement Activity Participation in an activity, workshop or similar
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Policymakers/politicians
Results and Impact International workshop on identifying priority areas for population and health research in the South East Asia Region
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2017
URL http://globalhealth.port.ac.uk/
 
Description The "second demographic transition" and fertility analysis: The life cycle view 
Form Of Engagement Activity A magazine, newsletter or online publication
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach National
Primary Audience Public/other audiences
Results and Impact Presented at ESRC Oxford Seminar
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2013