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As root of hunger, address poverty first — DA chief

“There is still a long way to go before the Philippine government can lift more Filipinos out of the quagmire of poverty, as the COVID-19 pandemic lingers, …

by · Tuesday, 20 October 2020 · Philippines

The future of Thailand hangs in the balance

They promised to eradicate any remaining poverty, but the number of people living below the poverty line actually increased for the first time in …

by · Tuesday, 20 October 2020 · Thailand

CollaboX introduces ‘zero hunger campaign’ for World Food Day

The work in solving global poverty and hunger is as complex as the issues that cause them and they form a vicious cycle. Beyond that, hunger is more …

by · Monday, 19 October 2020 · Philippines

ILO urges social spending against growing poverty

World needs new engine of economic recovery to stave off virus-induced poverty, joblessness and inequality, says ILO chief. Peter Kenny | 19.10.2020.

by · Monday, 19 October 2020 · Turkey

East-West Seed in top 30 of FORTUNE’s list

Low-quality seeds resulted in low yields, which translated into poverty and malnutrition for farmers and their families. Groot and Domingo sympathized …

by · Monday, 19 October 2020 · Philippines

Anti-poverty projects set for FY2021

As people who live in different areas may have different problems, policymakers can use TPMAP to derive precision poverty alleviation programmes …

by · Monday, 19 October 2020 · Thailand

Migrants In ‘Double Threat’ Amid Corona Pandemic

As an economic recession looms, migrants vulnerable to poverty, facing conflict, displacement, or unsafe working and living conditions require greater …

by · Sunday, 18 October 2020 · Philippines

Being a poor kid taught me empathy

Maybe having grown up knowing precisely what poverty means and actually feels like, also instilled in me the value of empathy. ***. Gaya ng paulit-ulit …

by · Sunday, 18 October 2020 · Philippines

Poverty eradication key to sustainable development: PM

The Party and State always consider poverty eradication a key and urgent task of sustainable development, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at …

by · Sunday, 18 October 2020 · Vietnam

New Zealand’s victorious Ardern vows to deliver reform

… for not delivering on key promises such as protecting the environment and reducing child poverty, Ardern said she now had a mandate for change.

by · Sunday, 18 October 2020 · New Zealand, Philippines