#Poverty

  • Article: How UNICEF Australia Is Providing Life-Saving Support For Children on the Front Lines of COVID-19

    How UNICEF Australia Is Providing Life-Saving Support For Children on the Front Lines of COVID-19

    By Madeleine Keck|UNICEF Australia|May 27, 2020

    UNICEF Australia is stepping up for children. Read more

  • Article: Top 1% Earns 17% of Britain’s Income, New Research of Income Inequality Shows

    Top 1% Earns 17% of Britain’s Income, New Research of Income Inequality Shows

    By Helen Lock|May 22, 2020

    Researchers have said that data on capital gains earnings should be included in official statistics. Read more

  • Article: Banned Travel Due to COVID-19 Could See Millions of Pacific Workers Slide Into Poverty: Report

    Banned Travel Due to COVID-19 Could See Millions of Pacific Workers Slide Into Poverty: Report

    By Madeleine Keck|May 21, 2020

    Thousands of jobs have already been lost as hotels and resorts close. Read more

  • Article: Poorest More Than Twice as Likely to Die From COVID-19 in Scotland: Data

    Poorest More Than Twice as Likely to Die From COVID-19 in Scotland: Data

    By Helen Lock|May 18, 2020

    Campaigners say a rethink is needed to tackle the link between low income and poor health. Read more

  • Article: How NYC Is Looking to the Global Goals as a Roadmap to Rebuild After COVID-19
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    How NYC Is Looking to the Global Goals as a Roadmap to Rebuild After COVID-19

    May 18, 2020

    COVID-19 is threatening to undo our hard-earned gains in the fight to end extreme poverty. Read more

  • Article: COVID-19 Could Push Millions of People Into Poverty in Mexico

    COVID-19 Could Push Millions of People Into Poverty in Mexico

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|May 13, 2020

    Fallout from coronavirus could lead to 70 million Mexicans not earning enough to cover basic needs. Read more

  • Article: Poor Neighbourhoods in Wales and England Have Double the COVID-19 Death Rate as Wealthy Areas

    Poor Neighbourhoods in Wales and England Have Double the COVID-19 Death Rate as Wealthy Areas

    By Joe McCarthy|May 1, 2020

    “This is a moment to re-evaluate failing health, housing, and social support systems.” Read more

  • Article: 80% of People Want Billionaires to Pitch In to Fight Poverty and Inequality: Survey

    80% of People Want Billionaires to Pitch In to Fight Poverty and Inequality: Survey

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|April 29, 2020

    The world is not on track to meet the UN's Sustainable Development Goals by 2030. Read more