*  DEVELOPMENT: Uniting Against Extreme Poverty | Inter Press Service
"The starting point for us is that it is those who are living in poverty on a day-to-day basis who need to have a voice to tell ... "We have our own analysis of poverty which is the lack of basic security that leads to exclusion, the erosion of rights and the ... Africa, Civil Society, Development & Aid, Europe, Global, Headlines, Human Rights, Poverty & SDGs DEVELOPMENT: Uniting Against ... We've noted that in Africa, for instance, many of the authorities lived in poverty as children and as a result they didn't get ...
  http://www.ipsnews.net/2012/01/development-uniting-against-extreme-poverty/
*  Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers -- Operational Issues
... summarizes suggested guidelines for the development of poverty reduction strategies and PRSPs and discusses the role of Bank ... A description of the current poverty position--based on recent poverty assessments--recent trends in poverty and its ... Ghana: Poverty Reduction Strategy The reduction of poverty has been an integral part of Ghana's national development policy-- ... 4The Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility (PRGF)-Operational Issues (forthcoming) and Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers: ...
  http://www.imf.org/external/np/pdr/prsp/poverty1.htm
*  Take On Extreme Poverty
Join the movement to end extreme poverty worldwide by 2030 by tackling such issues as education, clean water, gender equality, ... Understanding Poverty Global data and statistics, research and publications, and topics in poverty and development ... Join the movement to end extreme poverty worldwide by 2030 by tackling such issues as education, clean water, gender equality, ... five institutions working for sustainable solutions that reduce poverty and build shared prosperity in developing countries. ...
  http://www.worldbank.org/en/news/video/2014/09/18/take-on
*  The Economics of Poverty Traps Part One: Complete Markets
We survey poverty traps in both convex and non-convex economies with complete market structures (Part One) and incomplete ones ... "The Economics of Poverty Traps: Part One: Complete Markets," Journal of Economic Growth, Springer, vol. 1(4), pages 449-496, ... We survey poverty traps in both convex and non-convex economies with complete market structures (Part One) and incomplete ones ...
  https://ideas.repec.org/p/cie/wpaper/9606.html
*  Social Accounting Matrices(SAMs) and CGE Modeling:Using Macroeconomic Computable General Equilibrium Models for Assessing...
... models constructed for the purpose of integrating poverty analysis with the usual macroeconomic variables and relationships. It ... sufficient details on the labor markets and household side can capture some of the effects of trade liberalization on poverty ... structure in order to carry out a detailed analysis of the impact of both trade and financial liberalization on poverty ... "Growth and Poverty: Lessons from the East Asian Miracle Revisited," MPRA Paper 2638, University Library of Munich, Germany. * ...
  https://ideas.repec.org/p/tky/fseres/2007cf463.html
*  Poverty Alleviation | State House Uganda
Functions of the Poverty Alleviation Department Home Improvement This component addresses general cleanliness and homestead ... In 2000, His Excellency President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni established the Poverty Alleviation Department (PAD) in his office to ... Under the President's guidance, PAD developed the Presidential Initiative Against Hunger and Poverty to reflect His ... Income Generating Enterprises This component tackles poverty and lack of adequate incomes for households. The President's ...
  http://www.statehouse.go.ug/state-house-administration/departments/poverty-alleviation
*  Bangladesh : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper
The Sixth Five Year Plan, as outlined in Bangladesh's Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper, targets strategic growth and employment ...
  http://www.imf.org/en/Publications/CR/Issues/2016/12/31/Bangladesh-Poverty-Reduction-Strategy-Paper-40388
*  poverty | Legal Momentum
Poverty Rate Declines But Remains High, Gender Poverty Gap Persists. Legal Momentum Poverty Report 2013 ... Recent poverty rates are among the highest since the declaration of a war on poverty. Women, children, Blacks, and Hispanics ... There has been too little progress in ending poverty since President Johnson famously declared war on poverty in the United ... Too Little Progress: Reflections on Poverty at the 50th Anniversary of the Declaration of War on Poverty ...
  https://www.legalmomentum.org/tags/poverty
*  Economic Significance of Specific Export Promotion on Poverty Reduction and Inter- Industry Growth of Ethiopia
In this policy approach, only rural households were able to acquire higher income and lower poverty incidence. These ... Simulation results, in general, indicated little achievements of economic growth and poverty reduction under selective export ... "A Computable General Equilibrium Micro-Simulation Analysis of the Impact of Trade Policies on Poverty in Zimbabwe," Working ... "Computable General Equilibrium Micro-Simulation Analysis of the Impact of Trade Policies on Poverty in Zimbabwe," Working ...
  https://ideas.repec.org/p/ags/aaea10/61739.html
*  The Hidden Costs of Growing up in the Shadow of Wealth for Low-Income Children | William T. Grant Foundation
We know that growing up in poverty is toxic for children; but entering through the "poor door" may also exact a toll. ... The story for girls has been more complicated, with some evidence that reductions in neighborhood poverty lead to reduced fear ... than their low-income peers growing up in concentrated poverty. For low-income girls, the relative wealth of their neighbors ... Study tried to overcome this problem by randomly assigning housing vouchers to move families out of high poverty neighborhoods. ...
  http://wtgrantfoundation.org/the-hidden-costs-of-growing-up-in-the-shadow-of-wealth-for-low-income-children
*  Bill Gates cooks up poultry recipe for Africans' paltry existence • The Register
If I were living in extreme poverty, I'd want to raise chickens'. By Paul Kunert 9 Jun 2016 at 15:28 ... "Help me give away 100,000 chickens," Gates said on Twitter, "If I were living in extreme poverty, I'd want to raise chickens," ... "just about anyone who's living in extreme poverty is better off if they have chickens". ... versus the extreme-poverty line of about $700 a year." ...
  http://www.theregister.co.uk/2016/06/09/super_gates_hatches_chicken_donation_plan/
*  Poverty Alleviation | State House Uganda
This is why he set up the Presidential Initiative on Poverty and Hunger. The Poverty Alleviation Department (PAD) in State ... You are here:Home,The State House,The President,Presidential Initiatives,Poverty Alleviation ... PAD works in tandem with other government anti-poverty initiatives. The programme aims at enhancing or supplementing the five ... One of the things that the President has been fighting endlessly is poverty. ...
  http://www.statehouse.go.ug/presidential-initiatives/poverty-alleviation
*  Philadelphia's Poverty Rates Explained in Five Charts
For a family consisting of one adult and two children, the poverty threshold was $19,337 in 2016, and the deep poverty ... which is defined by the Census Bureau as half the poverty income threshold. Philadelphia's deep poverty rate has generally been ... as well as the highest percentage of residents living in deep poverty, ... Philadelphia has the highest poverty rate among the nation's 10 most populous cities, ...
  http://www.pewtrusts.org/en/research-and-analysis/analysis/2017/11/15/philadelphias-poverty-rates-explained-in-five-charts
*  Social network capital, economic mobility and poverty traps
... escape from poverty traps. We model and simulate endogenous link formation among households heterogeneously endowed with both ... escape from poverty. However, the voluntary nature of costly link formation also creates exclusionary mechanisms that impede ... to the poor can crowd-in private resources by inducing new social links that the poor can exploit to escape from poverty. ... "The economics of poverty traps and persistent poverty: An asset-based approach," Journal of Development Studies, Taylor & ...
  https://ideas.repec.org/a/kap/jecinq/v10y2012i3p299-342.html
*  Southern Poverty Law Center
... monitors hate groups and other extremists throughout the U.S. and exposes their activities to law ... The Southern Poverty Law Center is dedicated to fighting hate and bigotry and to seeking justice for the most vulnerable ... The Southern Poverty Law Center documented 954 active hate groups in the United States in 2017. ...
  https://www.splcenter.org/
*  Working for families in the UK | Child Poverty Action Group
We work to understand what causes poverty, the impact it has on children's lives, and how it can be solved - for good. ... CPAG's response to annual poverty statistics. 22 March 2018 Read our statement on the publication of the government's annual ... LCC students create animations showing experience of poverty. 19 March 2018 CPAG has been working with students at the London ... More than one in four children in the UK are growing up in poverty. It doesn't have to be like this. ...
  http://www.cpag.org.uk
*  Poverty
1. With poverty rising in 2003, are you better off financially than you were a year ago?. ...
  http://money.cnn.com/POLLSERVER/results/12924.html
*  Poverty threshold - Wikipedia
Absolute poverty[edit]. See also: Extreme poverty. Absolute poverty is the level of poverty as defined in terms of the minimal ... The poverty threshold, poverty limit or poverty line is the minimum level of income deemed adequate in a particular country.[1] ... Relative poverty compared with other standards[edit]. A measure of relative poverty defines "poverty" as being below some ... Relative poverty measures are used as official poverty rates by the European Union, UNICEF and the OEDC. The main poverty line ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/International_poverty_line
*  Wealth and Poverty
They present radically different interpretations of chronic poverty.. The idealist is Sachs, whose 2005 The End of Poverty ... go to forbes.com/poverty for a link to them). But professor Sachs has a point: We devote more ink to wealth than to poverty. ...
  https://www.forbes.com/forbes/2007/1008/016.html
*  Poverty industry - Wikipedia
The terms poverty industry or poverty business refer to a wide range of money-making activities that attract a large portion of ... "The Poverty Business". Business Week. Retrieved 4 June 2010. Rivlin, Gary (June 2010). Broke, USA: From Pawnshops to Poverty, ... These and other merchants, part of what might be called the poverty business... "EXPOSÉ on THE JOURNAL: The Business of Poverty ... The poverty industry makes roughly US$33 billion a year in the United States.[page needed] In 2010, elected American federal ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Poverty_industry
*  Poverty Round Table
Overcoming Poverty by Empowering People.' ********************************************* Poverty was not created by God, but by ... Source - http://www.thesimpleway.org/macro/poverty.html] http://dwebsite.com/povertyroundtable ... Poverty Round Table is a Restricted Group with 109 members.. *Poverty Round Table ...
  https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/PovertyRndTable/conversations/topics/481
*  poverty Archives
Low Wages Do Not Cause Poverty. 4 years ago Beth Taylor Beth Taylor, Current Events, Economy, Education 0 ... It seems to make sense that low minimum wages are the cause of poverty, but that is not necessarily the case. Low wages may not ... Forty percent of us still think it's pretty common to go from poverty to wealth in the U.S., according to research from the ... Almost a quarter of the children living in America are growing up in poverty. Fifty years ago today, Martin Luther King, Jr. ...
  https://www.payscale.com/career-news/tag/poverty
*  Poverty News
... Monday, September 26, 2011 By Khalil Bendib, Truthout , Political Image ... Poverty News Monday, September 26, 2011 By Khalil Bendib, Truthout , Political Image ...
  http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/7484
*  poverty - New York Magazine
See an archive of all poverty stories published on the New York Media network, which includes NYMag, The Cut, Vulture, and Grub ... Ben Carson Says Poverty Is Largely 'a State of Mind'. Malnutrition is just a mind-set. Homelessness is where the heart is. ... The Anti-Poverty Experiment That Could Fix America's Broken Welfare System. Advocates on both the left and the right are ... The Best Way to End Poverty Is to Start With Birth Control. Melinda Gates on the underlying mission of her family-planning ...
  http://nymag.com/tags/poverty/
*  poverty Archives - ExtremeTech
The space agency recently awarded a $125,000 grant to a project aimed at 3D printing food for astronauts, and while the space agency's main concern is efficient food storage for long-haul space flights, creator Anjan Contractor hopes his technology could help people here on Earth get access to the volume and variety of food they need.. ...
  http://www.extremetech.com/tag/poverty