#End Poverty 2030

  • Article: COVID-19 Threatens Kenya’s Goal to End Female Genital Mutilation by 2022

    COVID-19 Threatens Kenya’s Goal to End Female Genital Mutilation by 2022

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 18, 2020

    School closures have reportedly led to “mass cuttings” involving hundreds of girls. Read more

  • Article: COVID-19 Threatens to Push 33 Million Children in Africa Into Poverty, Warns Save the Children

    COVID-19 Threatens to Push 33 Million Children in Africa Into Poverty, Warns Save the Children

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 15, 2020

    More than 200 million children are already out of school, and facing rising hunger and violence. Read more

  • Article: South Africans Protest Police Brutality Against Poor, Black Communities Under Lockdown

    South Africans Protest Police Brutality Against Poor, Black Communities Under Lockdown

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 11, 2020

    At least 10 people have died at the hands of law enforcement. Read more

  • Article: COVID-19 Could Set UK International Development Work Back 30 Years

    COVID-19 Could Set UK International Development Work Back 30 Years

    By Brandon Wiggins|April 30, 2020

    Millions, if not hundreds of millions, of people could be pushed into poverty by the pandemic. Read more

  • Article: 6 Months After Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100, Here's How Partners Are Honouring Their Commitments

    6 Months After Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100, Here's How Partners Are Honouring Their Commitments

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|July 17, 2019

    “Overcoming poverty is not a gesture of charity. It is an act of justice.” Read more

  • Article: 5 Things You Should Know From President Ramaphosa’s Speech on Tackling Poverty and Inequality in South Africa

    5 Things You Should Know From President Ramaphosa’s Speech on Tackling Poverty and Inequality in South Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 26, 2019

    “Our future is greater than our past.” Read more

  • Article: The World Is Behind Target to Achieve the Global Goals by 2030

    The World Is Behind Target to Achieve the Global Goals by 2030

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Dana Brandes-Simon|June 27, 2018

    In some cases, progress isn’t just slow, the situation is actively getting worse. Read more

  • Article: China Says It Wants to End Poverty by 2020

    China Says It Wants to End Poverty by 2020

    By David Brand|Nov. 1, 2017

    They would have a long way to go in a very short period of time. Read more