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China’s ethnic Yi struggle against poverty

Most live in Liangshan, a mountainous district in the southwestern province of Sichuan and one of 14 areas of “concentrated poverty” identified by the …

by · Monday, 7 August 2017 · China, Turkey

In Romania, cigarette smuggling is a tough habit to quit

And the impact of the illegal trade is magnified by the poverty of the areas where it primarily occurs – around the borders with Ukraine and Moldova.

by · Friday, 4 August 2017 · Oman, Turkey

Poverty in the EU

So it may come as a surprise to discover that poverty is not declining. This means that close to one in four Europeans experience at least one or more …

by · Friday, 28 July 2017 · Turkey

Javier Cuenca: “child poverty must be a priority of social protection policies”

He tells euronews reporter Valerie Gauriat of the spread and implications of child poverty in Spain, which the organisation fears will settle in the long …

by · Friday, 28 July 2017 · Turkey

The poverty cycle

Why is poverty on the rise in Europe and what can be done? Insiders’ Sophie Claudet speaks to Monika Queisser, head of social policy a the OECD.

by · Friday, 28 July 2017 · Turkey

Spain: poverty hits millions despite growth

More than 40% of children live in poverty in Sevilla. It may be a prime tourist destination, but it is also the country’s fifth poorest city. A situation that is …

by · Friday, 28 July 2017 · Turkey

Germany’s “working poor”

Among pensioners, too, poverty is growing. Monika Sagertsch from Berlin is trained as a sales manager but never got a full-time contract. “They don’t …

by · Wednesday, 26 July 2017 · Turkey

Getting Nervous About Politics?

On the fiscal front, the new government plans to reform the tax system and increase spending to close infrastructure gaps and reduce poverty. This will …

by · Monday, 10 July 2017 · Turkey

Getting Nervous About Politics?

On the fiscal front, the new government plans to reform the tax system and increase spending to close infrastructure gaps and reduce poverty. This will …

by · Monday, 10 July 2017 · Turkey

Civil groups slam proposed cuts in US aid to Africa

Nigeria’s top civil society groups are warning that Washington’s proposal to cut humanitarian aid to Africa would worsen poverty, undermine peace, …

by · Tuesday, 4 July 2017 · Turkey