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Climate change undercutting work to end poverty, hunger: UN

UNITED NATIONS: Hunger is growing and the world is not on track to end extreme poverty by 2030 and meet other UN goals, mainly because …

by · Wednesday, 10 July 2019 · Nepal

Mexico’s new finance minister, believer in stability, takes charge of choppy economy

Mexico was rich in resources “but is a country with a lot of poverty,” he told Reuters in an interview shortly after he was named deputy finance minister …

by · Tuesday, 9 July 2019 · Philippines

Central Luzon folk get land titles from DENR

… of land titles or patent is the government’s modest contribution in promoting social justice and alleviating poverty in the rural sector,” Esteban said.

by · Tuesday, 9 July 2019 · Philippines

Literatus: Remembering optimism

The next myth involves connecting high population with poverty. Studies had been conflicting on this issue, indicating that the connection is rather …

by · Tuesday, 9 July 2019 · Philippines

It could be better

… in related fields and sectors, such as, frenzied infrastructure spending; foreign policy diversification; and conscious poverty mitigation policies.

by · Tuesday, 9 July 2019 · Philippines

Editorial | Improving children’s health

Countries that failed to achieve some of the goals to halve world poverty are now catching up through the UN Sustainable Goals to improve the …

by · Monday, 8 July 2019 · Philippines

‘Financial aid to farmers to ensure food security’

“If we want to reduce poverty, we need to find ways on how to increase the Filipino farmers’ income. We need to accelerate agricultural productivity, …

by · Sunday, 7 July 2019 · Philippines

Romualdez: Hike farmers’ income to cut poverty

productivity, saying this will help cut poverty level by half before year 2022. “If we want to reduce poverty, we need to find ways on how to increase

by · Sunday, 7 July 2019 · Philippines

Romualdez vows to push for poverty reduction

MANILA, Philippines — Aspiring speaker Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez yesterday vowed to push for a poverty reduction roadmap in support of …

by · Saturday, 6 July 2019 · Philippines

Mexican authorities rescue 24 kidnapped migrants

… to cross Mexico in so-called "caravans" every year in the hope of reaching the United States to seek refuge from violence and poverty at home.

by · Saturday, 6 July 2019 · Philippines