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The China Foundation for Poverty Alleviation will build 180 hand washing stations in poverty-stricken areas in #Nepal  to curb the spread of #COVID19 . @WHO  said washing hands is one of the basic protective measures against the coronavirus.

#CoronavirusPandemic "amplifying" poverty in UK

The #coronavirus  pandemic is increasing poverty in Britain, where levels are already high after a decade of austerity triggered by the global financial crisis, according to experts

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#BREAKING #PandemicCovid19Coronavirus  Cash Crunch threatens refugee, peacekeeping, poverty, education, food programs - UN documents leaked to @CBSNews /UnitedNations show ~ Developing nations’ virus surge could boomerang for second round says UNSecGen, Humanitarian Chief ~

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Poverty is soaring during #coronavirus : powerful minds @RevDrBarber , @DorothyERoberts  @MehrsaBaradaran  & @sallykohn  will discuss the crisis and how to address it this morning on @UPonMSNBC .

The food was meant for those living below the poverty line, as well as those who had been financially impacted by the pandemic.

Wiping out poverty from the "roof of the world"! One year ago, a newly-wed couple came to work as poverty alleviation officials in a plateau village at an altitude of 5,000 meters in Tibet. Their efforts finally helped lift the village's last 15 families out of poverty.

NY TV debut 4/5/40 at approximately 3:35 pm on NBC flagship W2XBS, broadcasting on Channel 1. Phil Rosen's 1932 Poverty Row western was preceded by STONE AGE ROMANCE, an animated 1929 "Aesop's Fables'' short from the Van Beuren organization, originally distributed by Pathe.

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Coronavirus pandemic ‘amplifying’ poverty in UK

Official data shows that more than 14 million people in the UK are classed as living in poverty, or nearly one-quarter of the population.


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He didn’t die of natural causes. My father was murdered for working to end racism, war and poverty and for speaking truth to White people in power who didn’t want to share it. The evils he opposed then still exist now. #COVID19  is revealing just how much.

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Many who tweeted about my father today would have hated him 50 years ago. He was for the eradication of poverty and caring for poor people. No human was an alien to him because he believed this is a World House. And he asserted that inequality in healthcare is most inhumane. #MLK 

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"I've pulled myself up by the bootstraps so many damn times that I ripped them off." This single mom works two jobs and has a bachelor's degree. She wants lawmakers to know poverty is not about being lazy.

This is an incredible time for our nation—we are in the midst of the Great American Comeback! Jobs are booming, incomes are soaring, poverty is plummeting, confidence is surging, and we have completely rebuilt the awesome power of the U.S. Military. PROMISES MADE, PROMISES KEPT!

It was exactly three years ago today, January 20, 2017, that I was sworn into office. So appropriate that today is also MLK jr DAY. African-American Unemployment is the LOWEST in the history of our Country, by far. Also, best Poverty, Youth, and Employment numbers, ever. Great!

I ask every member of the Maduro regime: End this nightmare of poverty, hunger and death. LET YOUR PEOPLE GO. Set your country free! Now is the time for all Venezuelan Patriots to act together, as one united people. Nothing could be better for the future of Venezuela!

Theresa May didn't publicly break down over Windrush, or Grenfell, or disabled people having their benefits cut, or children driven into poverty. In the end, she only publicly shed a tear over her own career.

A person's dignity does not depend on them being a citizen, a migrant, or a refugee. Saving the life of someone fleeing war and poverty is an act of humanity. #WithRefugees 

Don't have a red nose? That's ok! For every RT we'll donate $10 toward ending child poverty. #RedNose4Kids 

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As President, Lula has done more than anyone to lower poverty in Brazil and to stand up for workers. I am delighted that he has been released from jail, something that never should have happened in the first place.