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DSWD-8 seeks passage of community-driven dev’t law

Kalahi-CIDSS is one of the poverty alleviation programs of the Philippine government being implemented by the DSWD and uses the community-driven …

by · Wednesday, 12 May 2021 · Philippines

More Samar mayors nix calls to defund NTF-ELCAC

TACLOBAN CITY – More mayors from poverty-stricken Samar province have renewed their support to the National Task Force to End Local Communist …

by · Wednesday, 12 May 2021 · Philippines

GO NEGOSYO HITS 2 MILLION FB FOLLOWERS

Its Facebook page recently hit two million followers, marking a milestone in its vision of alleviating poverty through entrepreneurship. Go Negosyo now …

by · Wednesday, 12 May 2021 · Philippines

Villar says food-related ventures have thrived during pandemic

More than anything, she asserted that urban gardening or farming will solve food poverty since it provides easy access to food for every household.

by · Wednesday, 12 May 2021 · Philippines

Global economic growth to mask widening inequality in 2021, UN says

Nairobi-based charity Oxfam projected in January that the number of people living in poverty around the world has doubled to more than 500 million.

by · Wednesday, 12 May 2021 · Philippines

State providing more rental and utility help

Many people are likely to have been affected, at least temporarily, by the pandemic. While about 16% of Americans are below the official poverty line, 32 …

by · Tuesday, 11 May 2021 · Philippines

Making labor policies modern and flexible

Poverty studies also reveal that the median incomes of households is far below what might be considered the legal minimum wage income equivalent.

by · Tuesday, 11 May 2021 · Philippines

David Yurman Launches “Unity Fund” in Partnership With New York City’s Robin Hood Foundation

As NYC’s largest poverty fighting philanthropy, Robin Hood’s mission—to elevate New Yorkers in need out of poverty and clear a pathway to …

by · Tuesday, 11 May 2021 · Philippines

Feed the Children Deepens Multi-Year Partnership with Americold to Fight Food Insecurity and …

Americold’s generosity has played a significant part in how Feed the Children fights childhood hunger and poverty today, going above and beyond just …

by · Tuesday, 11 May 2021 · Philippines

Latin America’s pandemic tragedy as death toll nears one million

… Latin American nations have lacked the financial firepower to keep people from sliding deep into poverty; underfunded healthcare systems have …

by · Tuesday, 11 May 2021 · Philippines