#End Extreme Poverty

  • Article: Nearly Half of All Jobs in Africa Could Be Lost to COVID-19, Warns UN Development Programme

    Nearly Half of All Jobs in Africa Could Be Lost to COVID-19, Warns UN Development Programme

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|April 6, 2020

    The pandemic threatens to hit the world's poorest nations disproportionately. Read more

  • Article: What Does Universal Quality Education Really Mean for Sub-Saharan Africa?

    What Does Universal Quality Education Really Mean for Sub-Saharan Africa?

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|March 4, 2020

    Some 32 million children in the region are out of school. Read more

  • Article: EU Leaders Are About to Set Their Aid Budgets Until 2027. Here's How You Can Help.
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    EU Leaders Are About to Set Their Aid Budgets Until 2027. Here's How You Can Help.

    By Imogen CalderwoodErica Sanchez  and  Pia Gralki|Feb. 18, 2020

    Use your voice to make sure the world’s most vulnerable people aren’t left behind. Read more

  • Article: Prime Minister Boris Johnson Calls for an Overhaul of UK Aid Spending
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    Prime Minister Boris Johnson Calls for an Overhaul of UK Aid Spending

    By Helen Lock|Jan. 29, 2020

    It could move UK aid away from poverty alleviation in favour of the UK's own interests. Read more

  • Article: Priyanka Chopra Jonas Urges World’s Billionaires to ‘Give While You Live’
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    Priyanka Chopra Jonas Urges World’s Billionaires to ‘Give While You Live’

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 21, 2020

    The world's billionaires are worth over 30 times the annual funding needed to end extreme poverty. Read more

  • Article: A Year on From Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100, How Your Actions Are Already Changing Lives

    A Year on From Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100, How Your Actions Are Already Changing Lives

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Dec. 2, 2019

    Over $7 billion in commitments are set to impact 121 million lives — and it’s already happening. Read more

  • Article: 8 Astonishing Things UK Aid Has Made Happen Since 2015 That You Should Definitely Know About
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    8 Astonishing Things UK Aid Has Made Happen Since 2015 That You Should Definitely Know About

    By Helen Lock|Nov. 26, 2019

    From fighting FGM to tackling climate change — here are the highlights of five years of UK aid. Read more

  • Article: Here’s Who’s Performing at the Global Citizen Prize Ceremony 2019 in London

    Here’s Who’s Performing at the Global Citizen Prize Ceremony 2019 in London

    Nov. 19, 2019

    We’re bringing some of the world’s biggest stars to the Royal Albert Hall — and your TV screen! Read more