University is closely associated with China's population development
and has a long tradition in population studies. IPRPKU hopes to
develop a united, open, mobile and competitive mechanism and to
integrate our thoughts, skills, knowledge and talents together so as
to make the Institute a modern, multi-disciplinary and systematic
research platform. Through teaching, research and social services,
the Institute trains high level theoretical and practical population
specialists, prepares basic materials and scientific information
needed for government policy formulation, offers to society
consultation and practical services, devotes all efforts to promote
population, economic, social resource and environmental sustainable
development, and creates a sound population environment for building
up a well-to-do society and promoting human development.
Population is a key element in the social sustainable development.
At the beginning of the 21st century, there are ample opportunity as
well as challenges. We shall face them with positive attitude,
scientific solutions, rapid responses and common actions.