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The Global Poverty Project is an education and advocacy organization working to increase the number and effectiveness of people taking action to see an end to extreme poverty.

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  1. Article: Australia’s youth voters oppose cuts to Australian aid
    Citizenship

    Australia’s youth voters oppose cuts to Australian aid

    Young Australians oppose cuts to Australian foreign aid.

    by William Cuming|Global Poverty Project| June 2, 2015

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    Article: Cooperation: the least sexy news topic out there
    Citizenship

    Cooperation: the least sexy news topic out there

    This is the story that the media doesn't tell you.

    by Judith Rowland|Global Poverty Project| June 1, 2015

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    Article: Let's Make Nutrition an #OlympicWin
    Food & Hunger

    Let's Make Nutrition an #OlympicWin

    It is SO much more than just the food pyramid.

    by Judith Rowland|Global Poverty Project| May 28, 2015

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    Article: The worst kind of weapon
    Girls & Women

    The worst kind of weapon

    Just because we don’t think about rape being used as a weapon doesn’t mean it’s not happening.

    by Amy Freeland|Global Poverty Project| May 27, 2015

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    Article: Ending extreme poverty needs more than goals, it needs a roadmap for finance
    Finance & Innovation

    Ending extreme poverty needs more than goals, it needs ...

    If George Osborne isn't at the table where the map is being drawn up, can it work?

    by Alison Shea|Global Poverty Project| May 26, 2015

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    Article: We're 99% of the way there. Do we want to stop now?
    Health

    We're 99% of the way there. Do we want to stop now?

    Here is how we're seeing the end of polio forever.

    by Judith Rowland|Global Poverty Project| May 25, 2015

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    Article: This one document can change the fate of our planet
    Finance & Innovation

    This one document can change the fate of our planet

    The global goals with the power to end poverty could be totally screwed.

    by Alison Shea|Global Poverty Project| May 22, 2015

  8. Article: Finance our future and make sure these commitments are in the Third Financing for Development outcome document
    Finance & Innovation

    Finance our future and make sure these commitments are ...

    Finance our future with these commitments.

    by Alison Shea|Global Poverty Project| May 22, 2015

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    Article: It’s a boy! Now back to work
    Girls & Women

    It’s a boy! Now back to work

    The health of new mothers, their babies, and all families is important to our whole society.

    by Amy Freeland|Global Poverty Project| May 20, 2015

  10. Article: If we’re going to get 58 million children into school, the status quo is not enough
    Education

    If we’re going to get 58 million children into school, ...

    We're making progress, but the job is not yet done.

    by Michael Sheldrick|Global Poverty Project| May 19, 2015