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Carvajal: Not unless…

The only time the Filipino masses’ systemic poverty will be given the priority attention it deserves is when we would have broken the monopoly on power …

by · Tuesday, 3 August 2021 · Philippines

Padayon Pradyek: The youth of today are the leaders of tomorrow

They aspire to alleviate hunger and poverty by extending assistance to both humans and animals through education, outreach programs, and …

by · Tuesday, 3 August 2021 · Philippines

Cambodia highlights need for collective efforts to maintain poverty reduction outcomes in region

Cambodia highlights need for collective efforts to maintain poverty reduction outcomes in region. Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of …

by · Tuesday, 3 August 2021 · Cambodia, Vietnam

School scholarship funds go unspent while students drop out due to poverty

“It’s not that I didn’t want to study. It was impossible for me to continue my education because of poverty,” he said. Nepal has made impressive progress …

by · Tuesday, 3 August 2021 · Nepal

Role of agro-industrial business corridors (Part 1)

This under-development of the agricultural sector explains to a great extent the high rate of poverty incidence of the country, which during the …

by · Monday, 2 August 2021 · Philippines

Pope to meet Roma minority on Slovak visit

Nearly 20 percent of Slovakia’s estimated 400,000 Roma live in abject poverty in more than 600 shanty towns in the eurozone country of 5.4 million …

by · Monday, 2 August 2021 · Philippines

Nearly 30% in EU cannot afford a holiday: study

For those with income at or below the “at-risk-of-poverty threshold” – including “millions” of low-paid workers, pensioners and the unemployed – the …

by · Monday, 2 August 2021 · Uncategorised

‘Robredo for President’ bid backed by urban poor groups

“The grievances of the people are clear: poverty, hunger, lack of assistance in the midst of the pandemic, insecurity in the housing tenure of the poor, …

by · Monday, 2 August 2021 · Philippines

Dental subsidies needed for Hong Kong’s elderly

… for the elderly after a survey found toothache affected the sleep of those living below the poverty line three times more than the average old person.

by · Monday, 2 August 2021 · Hong Kong, Philippines

4 LGUs in Negros Occidental ink anti-poverty pact

FOUR local governments in Negros Occidental and one in Iloilo province signed an agreement with the National Anti-Poverty Commission (NAPC) for …

by · Sunday, 1 August 2021 · Philippines