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Nepal: Figuratively richer

Remittance-based poverty reduction is unsustainable. In Zambia, as rising debt burden has hampered resource allocation in other important public …

by · Friday, 10 July 2020 · Nepal

Latin America’s poor to total 230 million by year’s end

Coronavirus will leave 45 million more people in poverty compared with 2019, says UN report. Laura Gamba | 10.07.2020. Latin America’s poor to total …

by · Friday, 10 July 2020 · Turkey

Pandemic could push 45 million in Latin America into poverty – UN

The United Nations foresees a 7% rise in Latin America’s poverty rate in 2020, as the coronavirus pandemic hits the region’s most vulnerable …

by · Friday, 10 July 2020 · Philippines

Pandemic could push 45 million in Latin America into poverty – UN

The United Nations foresees a 7% rise in Latin America’s poverty rate in 2020, as the coronavirus pandemic hits the region’s most vulnerable …

by · Friday, 10 July 2020 · Philippines

Pandemic could push 45 million in Latin America into poverty: UN

UNITED NATIONS – The COVID-19 pandemic could push 45 million people from the middle classes into poverty in already economically troubled …

by · Thursday, 9 July 2020 · Philippines

Despite Protests And Promises, Pakistani Regions Denied Internet Access

… all so far failed to prompt Pakistan to grant Internet access to millions in regions reeling from decades of conflict, poverty, and underdevelopment.

by · Thursday, 9 July 2020 · Afghanistan, Pakistan

ADB Approves $250 Million Loan to Support Cambodia’s COVID-19 Response

“Cambodia has a record of sound macroeconomic management but COVID-19 threatens to undermine progress in poverty reduction, especially …

by · Wednesday, 8 July 2020 · Cambodia

Health System Need To Revisit The Flaws

Poverty forces our people to find ways and means merely to survive. This situation allows and encourages the rich and powerful politicians and policy …

by · Wednesday, 8 July 2020 · Philippines

Study: Malnutrition costs firms up to $850B

With the coronavirus pandemic expected to drive millions more into hunger and poverty, they called for governments and businesses alike to focus on …

by · Wednesday, 8 July 2020 · Uncategorised

ADB approves $250 million Covid-19 loan

The downturn risks push an additional 1.3 million people into poverty,” it said. Cambodia launched a comprehensive response to Covid-19 in March, …

by · Wednesday, 8 July 2020 · Cambodia