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The price of insulin in Lebanon has increased fourfold while more than half the country lives in poverty

Global billionaires and poverty reduction go hand in hand

Access to safe water changes lives. Lasting access to safe water at home gives women time to learn, earn, and create, children time to attend school, and families can break the cycle of poverty. We’ve helped change the lives of more than 40 million people.

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LIVE EVENT TODAY: The @WorldBank ’s #WDR2021  underscores the importance of #data  to fight poverty and improve lives in #MENA . But there needs to be trust in the data economy. Join #MENA  VP @feridbelhaj  & other panelists for the discussion at 9AM ET:

ProPublica’s investigation found that single mothers in who need state assistance in New Mexico, which has one of the highest rates of child poverty in the U.S. , first have to reveal who fathered their kids and the exact date that they got pregnant.

"We try to use our art to speak." This 'Slum party' brings hope and life to Lagos district in #Nigeria , fighting against poverty. #AJEnglish 

The pandemic has eroded many of the Philippines' recent gains in poverty reduction. ADB is assisting the country's response to COVID-19, but a nationwide vaccination program is key to defeating the virus.

Science Forum: Hard lockdown breeds suffering, food insecurity, poverty, unemployment

They died among horrific poverty and dreadful working circumstances and were thrown into paupers' graves #irishhistory 

How ABC presenter Peter Cundall went from poverty in Manchester to teaching Aussies to love gardening


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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.

Listen, I’m all for space exploration and it must have been an amazing view. But maybe – and I’m just spitballing here – if Amazon and other companies paid their fair share in taxes, we could lift all kids — if not into space — at least out of poverty. Sincerely, Earthlings

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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At least 19 people were killed and hundreds more injured in days of demonstrations across Colombia. Protests against a tax overhaul tied to the pandemic have morphed into a national outcry over rising poverty, unemployment and inequality.

Call me old-fashioned, but I think ending poverty and hunger on Earth is more important than colonizing Mars.

Maybe it’s a radical idea, but I believe a job should lift workers out of poverty – not keep them in it.

Dear politicians/political influencers: When you tweet about my father’s birthday, remember that he was resolute about eradicating racism, poverty & militarism. Encourage & enact policies that reflect your birthday sentiments. Here’s the authentic #MLK :

Be smart Baltimore! You have been ripped off for years by the Democrats, & gotten nothing but poverty & crime. It will only get worse UNLESS YOU ELECT KIMBERLY KLACIK TO CONGRESS. She brings with her the power & ECONOMIC STRENGTH OF THE REPUBLICAN PARTY. She works sooo hard....

My Admin has done more for the Black Community than any President since Abraham Lincoln. Passed Opportunity Zones with @SenatorTimScott , guaranteed funding for HBCU’s, School Choice, passed Criminal Justice Reform, lowest Black unemployment, poverty, and crime rates in history…

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!