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Alternative economic scenarios for 2021

… low agricultural productivity that has been the greatest dampener of economic growth and the most important cause of mass poverty in the country.

by · Monday, 23 November 2020 · Philippines

Shared Prosperity: The business groups’ response to inequality and the pandemic

Our poverty incidence, for one, is among the highest in the region. The PBGs believe that a way to address inequality in all its forms in society and to …

by · Monday, 23 November 2020 · Philippines

Listen To Children’s Experiences Of COVID-19 – UNICEF

Globally, the number of children living in multidimensional poverty –without access to education, health, housing, nutrition, sanitation, or water is …

by · Monday, 23 November 2020 · Philippines

PM Phuc: Efforts needed to build sustainable, inclusive, resilient future

The COVID-19 pandemic which has driven tens of millions of people into poverty, natural disasters, inequality, environmental pollution, poverty, …

by · Monday, 23 November 2020 · Vietnam

Gov’t confident on private sector partnership vs hunger

According to Cabinet Secretary Karlo Nograles, the government has taken concrete measures to fight hunger and poverty, particularly provide access …

by · Monday, 23 November 2020 · Philippines

新冠疫情让亚洲贫困时钟倒拨了多少?

如果没有正确的政策和计划,在疫情过后经济反弹时,亚洲最贫困人群可能会遭受不必要的影响。

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by · Monday, 23 November 2020 · Uncategorised

China planning new policies to take on ageing population: state media

China introduced a controversial “one-child policy” in 1978, saying efforts to reduce poverty and develop the economy were being undermined by …

by · Monday, 23 November 2020 · China, Nepal

Offered her whole livelihood

To live in poverty deprived of life’s necessities is not a value. Human persons, created in God’s image, are to have a dignified existence. Yet, Jesus …

by · Sunday, 22 November 2020 · Philippines

Nograles lays out gov’t plans, programs to fight hunger and poverty amid pandemic

The Task Force’s banner campaign is the Enhanced Program Against Hunger and Poverty (EPAHP) program, which aims to increase agricultural …

by · Sunday, 22 November 2020 · Philippines

A poverty beyond Poverty

After Typhoon Rolly, the international poverty watch group Oxfam assessed that at least two million Filipinos or 400,000 families have been affected, with …

by · Sunday, 22 November 2020 · Philippines