We create entertainment that changes lives.

PMC builds a sustainable planet with equal rights for all by creating hit entertainment that changes lives. We work on critical issues like reproductive health, girls’ education, and environmental sustainability. PMC has impacted more than 500 million people in more than 50 countries around the world.

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Why our work is important

In order to address big problems like climate change and gender equality we are going to need massive shifts in behavior. PMC works in the interconnected areas of women's rights, population, and environmental protection.

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Population Media Center is a US-based nonprofit dedicated to entertaining huge audiences with compelling and life-changing stories. Here's a sampling of PMC news.

Toma mi Mano actor Carlos ZaldañaToma mi Mano actor Carlos Zaldaña

February 28, 2020

Staff Spotlight: Carlos Zaldaña

February 28, 2020 — Toma mi Mano (“Take My Hand”) concluded this fall in Guatemala after a celebrated 156-episode run. We connected with one of the stars to talk about life as an actor, and how Toma mi Mano was a game changer. What is your name, position,...

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February 21, 2020

Population Media Center Partnership Among Top 100 Proposals for MacArthur $100 Million Grant

February 21, 2020 — The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation this week announced Population Media Center (PMC) in partnership with Global Fund for Women, Marie Stopes International, and One Acre Fund was one of the highest-scoring proposals, designated as the Top 100, in its 100&Change competition...

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