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‘Dismal agriculture budget worsens Philippine food sufficiency’ | Philstar.com

… the country’s self-sufficiency level and has sunk more farmers into poverty and hunger, according to research and advocacy group IBON Foundation.

by · Saturday, 23 October 2021 · Philippines

Art can alleviate ultra-poverty among Filipinos – Manila Bulletin

… the alleviation of ultra-poverty in the Philippines. Every year, the works of Filipino artists have been a highlight of the banquet’s auction.

by · Saturday, 23 October 2021 · Philippines

Boris Johnson’s strategy to level the playing field is ‘totally inadequate’: ‘It can’t possible be …

London has the highest rate of child poverty in the UK, he explained, and inequality is true within parts of the UK as well as between the north …

by · Saturday, 23 October 2021 · Vietnam

UNDP Launches Program to Help Prevent Collapse of Afghan Economy | TOLOnews

The United Nations Development Program’s (UNDP) new assessment shows that 97% of Afghan households could be below the poverty line before mid—2022 …

by · Friday, 22 October 2021 · Afghanistan

Nanay Wennie champions volunteerism to effect change | John Rey Saavedra – BusinessMirror

CEBU CITY—Poverty alleviation program beneficiaries in a small community in San Remigio, a third-class municipality in northern Cebu province, …

by · Friday, 22 October 2021 · Philippines

A £11 million investment will assist over 1,000 houses in Merseyside. | The Washington Newsday

The deal will assist the Combined Authority in reducing emissions and combating fuel poverty. “At a time when more and more people are at risk of fuel …

by · Friday, 22 October 2021 · Vietnam

Emma Watson looks immaculate in this ensemble made of old wedding dresses

… by London designer Harris Reed that is made of 10 upcycled wedding gowns from Oxfam, a global movement of people who won’t live with poverty.

by · Friday, 22 October 2021 · Philippines

Photography club to hold fundraising exhibit

It later became a foundation in 1995, with a mission to "help disadvantaged children by breaking the cycle of poverty through education.".

by · Friday, 22 October 2021 · Philippines

Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Wang Wenbin’s Regular Press Conference on October 21, 2021

… from poverty to prosperity and from isolation to openness, and have created the miracle of a "thousand-year leap". Tibet today has become an …

by · Friday, 22 October 2021 · Philippines

Soaring Lebanese fuel prices deepen misery

The Lebanese pound has lost around 90% of its value in the last two years, and three quarters of Lebanese are now in poverty.

by · Friday, 22 October 2021 · Philippines