IMF Executive Board approves USD 395.9 million Extended Credit Facility arrangement for Nepal

… protect vulnerable groups, preserve macroeconomic and financial stability and support sustained growth and poverty reduction.

by · Friday, 14 January 2022 · Nepal

As famine stalks Afghanistan, West urged to rescue stricken economy – The Kathmandu Post

Days later, on August 15, the Taliban seized power, triggering an economic meltdown that has tipped millions into poverty and made Afghanistan one …

by · Wednesday, 12 January 2022 · Afghanistan, Nepal

Gurung community organizes cultural rally on the occasion of Tamu Lhosar – myRepublica

POKHARA, June 10: Province 4 Chief Minister Prithvi Subba Gurung has said poverty is a common problem of all provinces in.

by · Thursday, 30 December 2021 · Nepal

Poverty keeps children in Mugu out of school – The Kathmandu Post

Around 60 percent of children in Sayakhola, Kotilla and Mundu of Chhayanathrara Municipality are out of the school system. Poverty keeps children in …

by · Monday, 27 December 2021 · Nepal

32 per cent children in Nepal chronically malnourished – The Himalayan Times

Multidimensional poverty, vulnerability to shocks, including the economic slowdown from COVID-19 and weak infrastructure, impede the progress …

by · Saturday, 18 December 2021 · Nepal

Partial human development – The Kathmandu Post

Comparing data from 2019 with the one from 2014, the publication dealing with the multidimensional poverty index (MPI), which measures progress (or …

by · Thursday, 16 December 2021 · Nepal

Green, resilient and inclusive development – The Kathmandu Post

… injured more than 20,000 people, caused more than $7 billion in physical damage, and pushed nearly 1 million Nepalis back into poverty.

by · Monday, 13 December 2021 · Nepal

Health costs during pandemic pushed over half a billion people into poverty – The Himalayan Times

NEW YORK, DECEMBER 12. More than half a billion people globally were pushed into extreme poverty last year as they paid for health costs out of …

by · Monday, 13 December 2021 · Nepal

Poverty, a debilitating factor for millions of minors’ – The Himalayan Times

Poverty, a debilitating factor for millions of minors’. KATHMANDU, DECEMBER 10. Foreign Secretary Bharat Raj Paudyal has praised the UNICEF forĀ …

by · Sunday, 12 December 2021 · Nepal

‘Nepal must deliver on promise of social justice’ – The Himalayan Times

Poverty reduction owes more to remittances than to proactive Government anti-poverty policies, De Schutter said. "A quarter of the decline in poverty …

by · Friday, 10 December 2021 · Nepal