Government and Policy Population control called key to deal COPENHAGEN: Population and climate change are intertwined but the population issue has remained a blind spot when countries discuss ways to mitigate climate change and slow down global warming, according to Zhao Baige, vice-minister of National Population and Family Planning Commission of China (NPFPC) . Population control called key to deal Do you think this is a sign of things to come? Here is another snip; "I'm not saying that what we have done is 100 percent right, but I'm sure we are going in the right direction and now 1.3 billion people have benefited," she said. " Please comment. If the Chinese want the debtor USA to implement population control measures or incentives, do you think our government will do it?