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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.

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November 12, 2020

PMC Works in A Range of Political Environments

November 12, 2020 — A Message from Population Media Center President and Founder Bill Ryerson PMC works in many places where democracy has been destroyed. We are familiar with the playbook that stokes authoritarianism, attacks opposition, and makes it impossible or scary to vote. Nonetheless, we are able...

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November 10, 2020

The Impact of PMC’s Vencer el Miedo

November 10, 2020 — Every night 3.8 million viewers in Mexico switched their televisions to Televisa’s channel two to watch Vencer el Miedo (“Overcome the Fear”). The 47-episode, award-winning show followed the stories of four women at different ages as they navigated life, love, and tough choices. The...

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