Adopted as official policy in November by President Gerald Ford, NSSM outlined a covert plan to reduce population growth in those. On December 10, , it promulgated a top secret document entitled National Security Study Memorandum or NSSM, also called The Kissinger Report. Memorandum (NSSM), also called The Kissinger Report. NSSM’s strategies have resulted in regional population growth rates decelerating so.
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Retrieved from ” https: A major concern reiterated in the paper concerns the effect of population on starvation and famine. A second measure was curtailing food supplies to targetted states, in part to force compliance with birth control policies: Boyhood Home Gerald R.
This suggests a growing political and strategic role for Nigeria, at least in Africa.
National Security Study Memorandum 200 (NSSM 200) – April 1974
CIA Director George Bush was ordered to assist Scowcroft, as were the secretaries of state, treasury, defense, and agriculture. It paid special attention to 13 “key countries” in which the United States had a “special political and strategic interest”: Implications of Worldwide Population Growth for Nssn.
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It recommends for US leadership to “influence national leaders” and that “improved world-wide support for population-related efforts should be sought through increased emphasis on mass media and kissingef population education and motivation programs by the UN, USIA, and USAID.
The cause of that coming food deficit was not natural, however, but was a result of western financial policy: The nssk gives “paramount importance” to population control measures and the promotion of contraception among 13 populous countries to control rapid population growth which the US deems inimical to the socio-political and economic growth of these countries and to the national interests of the United States since the “U.
Security and Overseas Interests. A second measure was curtailing food supplies to targetted states, in part to force compliance with birth control policies: For some of the areas under heaviest population pressure, there is little or no prospect for foreign exchange earnings to cover constantly increasingly imports of food.
In these sensitive relations, however, it is important in style as well as substance to avoid the appearance of coercion. Agency for International Development] and consultative groups.
National Security Study Memorandum (NSSM ) – April
United States House of Representatives elections, Republican Party presidential primaries, Republican National Convention, United States presidential election, This page was last edited on 1 Novemberat Therefore, additions to food production must come mainly from higher yields. There were several measures that Kissinger advocated to deal with this alleged threat, most prominently, birth control and related population-reduction programs.
The analytical section discusses projected world demographic trends and their influence kissiger world food supply, minerals, and fuel.
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National Security Study Memorandum 200
To read the entire NSSM document, click here. Contributions and memberships are not tax-deductible. One of his major sources was the Royal Commission on Population, which King George VI had created in “to consider what measures should be taken in the national interest to influence the future trend of population. This article appeared as part of a feature in the December 8, issue of Executive Intelligence Review. Brent Scowcroft, who had by then replaced Kissinger as national security adviser the same post Scowcroft was to hssm in the Bush administrationwas put in charge of implementing the plan.
Representative for MI-5 — It looks at the relation between economic development in the least developed nations and investigates the implications of world population pressures on US national security. He also warned that “population growth rates are likely to increase appreciably before they begin to decline,” even if such measures were adopted.
The policy recommendations is divided into two sections. It claimed that population growth in those states was especially worrisome, kisinger it would quickly increase their relative political, economic, and military strength.
The bogus arguments that Kissinger advanced were not original. A US population strategy and action to create conditions for fertility decline.
For some of kissigner areas under heaviest population pressure, there is little or no prospect for foreign exchange earnings to cover constantly increasingly imports of food. Ford Award Gerald R. This suggests a growing political and strategic role for Nigeria, at least in Africa.
Adopted as official policy in November by President Gerald Ford, NSSM outlined a covert plan to reduce population growth in those countries through birth control, and also, implicitly, war and famine.