‘S. Africa should do more to address apartheid legacy’

“We know that for those who are still afflicted by poverty, by the legacy of dispossession and by underdevelopment, our progress has not been fast …

by · Friday, 7 December 2018 · Turkey

Nigeria: Tackling malnutrition could cut poverty

At least 33 percent of Nigerians will escape extreme poverty if the country successfully tackles malnutrition, nutrition experts have said, arguing that …

by · Wednesday, 5 December 2018 · Turkey

Fighting poverty in South Sudan should be SPLM’s top priority: Salva Kiir

"From my perspective, the greatest enemy of the people of South Sudan is poverty, which is the mother of illiteracy, poor health, fighting, corruption …

by · Tuesday, 4 December 2018 · Turkey

Global Citizens pledge $7.3B to end poverty in Africa

The Global Citizen Festival is an annual music festival organized by the Global Poverty Project to end extreme poverty by 2030, one of the UN’s …

by · Monday, 3 December 2018 · Turkey

Bulgarians block roads against high fuel prices, poverty

Sofia – Thousands of Bulgarians blocked major roads and border checkpoints to Turkey and Greece on yesterday as weekend protests against high …

by · Sunday, 18 November 2018 · Philippines, Turkey

UK austerity detrimental to citizens: UN report

Phillip Alston, the UN’s special rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights, published his report after a two-week tour of the country in which he …

by · Friday, 16 November 2018 · Turkey

Ethiopia: Turkish aid body helps orphans paint dreams

The project enables children to depict their emotions and dreams affected by war, natural disaster, disease, poverty, hunger, and drought via pictures.

by · Monday, 5 November 2018 · Turkey

‘Muslims should work together to build a better future’

… (IUMS) in Istanbul, Ali Erbas said Muslims across the globe are going through a difficult and uneasy process due to the wars, poverty, and terrorism.

by · Saturday, 3 November 2018 · Turkey

22.5 pct of EU population faces risk of poverty

Some 22.5 percent of the European Union population faces the risk of poverty or social exclusion in 2017, the EU’s statistical authority revealed on …

by · Wednesday, 17 October 2018 · Turkey

Global poverty falls to record low: World Bank

The global poverty rate dropped to a record low in 2015 but the decline has slowed, hindering the goal of ending poverty by 2030, the World Bank said …

by · Wednesday, 19 September 2018 · Turkey