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Feature: Sugpon town lauds KALAHI-CIDSS, adopts concept of community-driven development

In Sugpon, the residents, themselves, and the volunteers believe that empowering the people will help alleviate poverty by being capacitated in …

by · Friday, 10 August 2018 · Philippines

Gov. Imee bares home-grown tack to tame poverty

But she has other ideas that have allowed her constituency to bring down poverty level to a mere 1%. This is a feat that deserves replication by local …

by · Thursday, 9 August 2018 · Philippines

Vets asked to help reduce poverty

HÀ NỘI — President Trần Đại Quang has asked the Việt Nam Veterans’ Business Association (VVBA) to help reduce poverty by developing …

by · Thursday, 9 August 2018 · Vietnam

Vice President visits poor families in Vinh Long province

… the Vice President spoke highly of the recent achievements of the two communes, especially in poverty alleviation, national target programme on …

by · Wednesday, 8 August 2018 · Vietnam

Pulling out all stops: World Bank in Nepal

The CPF is designed to balance support to Nepal’s transition to federalism with its quest for higher growth, sustained poverty reduction and inclusive …

by · Wednesday, 8 August 2018 · Nepal

NorMin development to reduce poverty

Noticing the Mindanao’s potential to speed up poverty reduction and promote prosperity for all, World Bank, together with MinDA, the Philippine …

by · Tuesday, 7 August 2018 · Philippines

Anti-poverty chief calls for dismissal of murder case

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, August 7) — National Anti-Poverty Commission Secretary Liza Maza said the government is just wasting time …

by · Tuesday, 7 August 2018 · Philippines

Vice President presents gifts to disadvantaged families, children

She also wants the local authorities to pay more attention to the poor and policy beneficiaries to reduce the province’s poverty rate. She looks forwards …

by · Monday, 6 August 2018 · Vietnam

Liza Diño calls for ‘diversity in films’ to uplift PH image

However, there have been criticisms against the unabated use of poverty and and corruption as subjects. The critics even use the term “poverty porn” …

by · Monday, 6 August 2018 · Philippines

Imee bares home-grown strategy to tame poverty

But Ilocos Norte Governor Imee R. Marcos has other ideas that have allowed her turf to bring down poverty level to a mere 1%, a feat that deserves …

by · Sunday, 5 August 2018 · Philippines