#Poverty

  • Article: What Is Extreme Poverty?

    What Is Extreme Poverty?

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 21, 2020

    Everything you need to know about why millions live on less than $1.90 a day. Read more

  • Article: Why Global Citizen Is Heading to Davos This Year

    Why Global Citizen Is Heading to Davos This Year

    By Cassie Carothers|Jan. 14, 2020

    Priyanka Chopra Jonas joins Global Citizen at the World Economic Forum. Read more

  • Article: This Video of Children in the UK Reciting Poems about Poverty at Christmas is Heartbreaking

    This Video of Children in the UK Reciting Poems about Poverty at Christmas is Heartbreaking

    By Helen Lock|Dec. 11, 2019

    One 10-year-old boy said it was as if “nothing had changed” since Victorian times. Read more

  • Article: The 6 Richest People in the UK Have as Much Wealth as the 13 Million Poorest

    The 6 Richest People in the UK Have as Much Wealth as the 13 Million Poorest

    By Helen Lock|Dec. 4, 2019

    A new report describes the UK as a country of "Ferraris and food banks". Read more

  • Feature: How Global Citizens Helped End Cash Bail for Most People in New York
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    How Global Citizens Helped End Cash Bail for Most People in New York

    By Daniele Selby|Nov. 8, 2019

    Cash bail effectively criminalizes poverty. Global Citizens raised their voices—and created change. Read more

  • Feature: 7 Migrants Share Their Stories of Struggle and Resilience

    7 Migrants Share Their Stories of Struggle and Resilience

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 29, 2019

    It has been almost 20 years since I came to Europe, and I've been through hell. Read more

  • Article: Almost 900,000 People Live in Poverty in New South Wales, Australia’s Wealthiest State

    Almost 900,000 People Live in Poverty in New South Wales, Australia’s Wealthiest State

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 28, 2019

    Over 13% of the population live in economic disadvantage. Read more

  • Article: The British People Just Responded Amazingly in a Poll All About UK Aid and Tackling Poverty
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    The British People Just Responded Amazingly in a Poll All About UK Aid and Tackling Poverty

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 23, 2019

    Whatever the problems of today, Brits are “focussing on tomorrow.” Read more