#World Bank

  • Article: Countries Need to Quadruple What They're Spending on Clean Water, the World Bank says
    Water & Sanitation

    Countries Need to Quadruple What They're Spending on Clean Water, the World Bank says

    Aug. 28, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Unsafe water and poor sanitation has caused a "silent emergency." Read more

  • Feature: These Kids’ Lives Are at Stake if Trump’s Proposed Cuts to Global Health Are Passed
    FeatureHealth

    These Kids’ Lives Are at Stake if Trump’s Proposed Cuts to Global Health Are Passed

    By Colleen Curry|Aug. 10, 2017

    Call Congress to save foreign aid now. Read more

  • Article: Nations Must Invest More in Pandemic Prevention, World Bank Says
    Health

    Nations Must Invest More in Pandemic Prevention, World Bank Says

    May 25, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "We have to ensure we are prepared, so the next outbreak does not become the next pandemic." Read more

  • Article: Children, Music Videos and Global Citizens: a Surprising Formula for Safe Water and Toilets for all
    ImpactWater & Sanitation

    Children, Music Videos and Global Citizens: a Surprising Formula for Safe Water and Toilets for all

    By Katie Dallas|Jan. 27, 2017

    How a $6 billion disbursement, secured by 55, 000 Global Citizens is reaching 100 million people Read more

  • Article: Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Extreme Poverty?
    Citizenship

    Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Extreme Poverty?

    By Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 17, 2016

    Today is #PovertyEradicationDay. How much do you know about extreme poverty around the world? Read more

  • Article: 1 in 5 Children Live in Extreme Poverty: World Bank Report
    Citizenship

    1 in 5 Children Live in Extreme Poverty: World Bank Report

    By Meghan Werft|Oct. 4, 2016

    395 million children are living under conditions of extreme poverty. Read more

  • Article: 1.1B People Have Risen From Extreme Poverty Since 1990, World Bank Says
    Citizenship

    1.1B People Have Risen From Extreme Poverty Since 1990, World Bank Says

    By Meghan Werft|Oct. 3, 2016

    This new report shares insight why and how to end poverty by 2030. Read more

  • Article: 10 Unexpected Barriers to Kids Education
    Education

    10 Unexpected Barriers to Kids Education

    Sept. 30, 2016|Concern Worldwide

    Back-to-school isn't always as easy as it should be. Read more