#Poverty

  • 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

  • Article: A Groundbreaking UN Report Is Giving Voice to the African Migrant Experience in Europe

    A Groundbreaking UN Report Is Giving Voice to the African Migrant Experience in Europe

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 21, 2019

    Despite risking enslavement, death, and crushing debt, 93% would make the journey again. Read more

  • Article: 4 Humanizing Insights About Fighting Poverty From the Nobel Prize-Winning Pioneers

    4 Humanizing Insights About Fighting Poverty From the Nobel Prize-Winning Pioneers

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Gaëlle Langué|Oct. 15, 2019

    People will thrive if you give them a chance. Read more

  • Article: Nobel Prize for Economics 2019 Awarded to 3 Pioneers for Their Fight Against Poverty

    Nobel Prize for Economics 2019 Awarded to 3 Pioneers for Their Fight Against Poverty

    By Jana Sepehr  and  Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 14, 2019

    The recipients include Esther Duflo — who’s the youngest winner ever and only the second woman. Read more

  • Article: 8 Million People Were Lifted Out of Poverty in Bangladesh in the Last 10 Years: Report

    8 Million People Were Lifted Out of Poverty in Bangladesh in the Last 10 Years: Report

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 13, 2019

    “Bangladesh has an inspiring story of reducing poverty and advancing development.” Read more