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Infographic: Ending Poverty Is Within Our Reach

Infographic: Ending Poverty Is Within Our Reach
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Latest Bangladesh Poverty Maps Launched By BBS, World Bank And WFP | WFP | United Nations World Food Programme - Fighting Hunger Worldwide

Latest Bangladesh Poverty Maps Launched By BBS, World Bank And WFP | WFP | United Nations World Food Programme - Fighting Hunger Worldwide | justice | Scoop.it
Latest Bangladesh Poverty Maps Launched By BBS, World Bank And WFP http://t.co/XpQvDZhX5a http://t.co/Z0CDAhgVfV
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Ending poverty requires more work —WB, IMF

Ending poverty requires more work —WB, IMF | justice | Scoop.it
The World Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF), on Tuesday, said much work needs to be done to end poverty and close the gap in living standards...
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Pakistani Hindu Refugees in Delhi. - YouTube

Heart wrenching narrative of atrocities committed on Hindus in Pakistan. A special feature by HOMELAND TV : Y4PK team Interview
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In Lebanon, Syria refugees face growing discrimination - Yahoo News

In Lebanon, Syria refugees face growing discrimination - Yahoo News | justice | Scoop.it
Yahoo News In Lebanon, Syria refugees face growing discrimination Yahoo News But the situation has deteriorated since the beginning of the conflict in 2011, with more than a million refugees flooding into Lebanon, which is profoundly divided...
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Africa: Refugees Perish At 'Alarming' Rate On Dangerous Crossing to Europe - UN Agency

Africa: Refugees Perish At 'Alarming' Rate On Dangerous Crossing to Europe - UN Agency | justice | Scoop.it
The United Nations refugee agency reported today that new data on irregular crossings of the Mediterranean in the third quarter of 2013 show an alarming increase in the numbers of people perishing while attempting to make the journey to Europe.
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State of the Africa Region

State of the Africa Region | justice | Scoop.it
RT @WorldBankAfrica: Poverty in #Africa has fallen over the last 15 yrs, but more slowly than elsewhere: http://t.co/ash09leSo6 #AfricaSOR …
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Surviving on the Turkey-Syria border

Surviving on the Turkey-Syria border | justice | Scoop.it
Some of the Syrian Kurds who fled the IS advance on Kobane and reached Suruc in southern Turkey share their stories of survival with the BBC's Rengin Arslan.
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1.8 million fleeing ISIS in deadly, life-threatening situation - UN

1.8 million fleeing ISIS in deadly, life-threatening situation - UN | justice | Scoop.it
A total of 1.8 million people are in a “deadly, life-threatening situation” according to a UN report on Iraq. Their lives are in danger daily, while the influx of refugees is putting strain on locals – and schools have been delayed from opening.
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Refugee numbers rising: four questions about those from Syria and beyond - Christian Science Monitor

Refugee numbers rising: four questions about those from Syria and beyond - Christian Science Monitor | justice | Scoop.it
Since 2011, the civil war in Syria has been the biggest driver of displaced populations. And renewed strife in Iraq and sectarian tensions in Nigeria have meant refugees on a scale that is taking even experts in the field by surprise.
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3m refugees have fled Syria's civil war – why is the US accepting so few of them? - The Guardian

3m refugees have fled Syria's civil war – why is the US accepting so few of them? - The Guardian | justice | Scoop.it
Strict counter-terrorism laws and a protracted resettlement process have kept the figure low, as have ethical concerns over which refugees to resettle. But could the US be doing more?
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EU mulls quotas for refugees - Deutsche Welle

EU mulls quotas for refugees - Deutsche Welle | justice | Scoop.it
A breakthrough or just another paper? EU interior ministers want to more fairly allocate refugees within the bloc. Sea rescue operations would also be restricted.
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Unfamiliar pasts challenge our view of responses to refugees - The Conversation AU

Unfamiliar pasts challenge our view of responses to refugees - The Conversation AU | justice | Scoop.it
How do Australian institutions and political leaders draw on history to tell us who we are?
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Syria's centenarian refugees - CNN.com

Syria's centenarian refugees - CNN.com | justice | Scoop.it
No country for old men or women - Syria's centenarian refugees: http://t.co/EokWqugdqD (Photo: @Refugees) http://t.co/elzxu4YYEA
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NIGERIA ‘LL BE AMONG 10 COUNTRIES CONTRIBUTING TO GLOBAL POVERTY IN 2030 —WORLD BANK

NIGERIA ‘LL BE AMONG 10 COUNTRIES CONTRIBUTING TO GLOBAL POVERTY IN 2030 —WORLD BANK | justice | Scoop.it
The World Bank has said that Nigeria will be one of 10 countries that, in the year 2030, will remain as the main contributors to global poverty.
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Australia Will Pay Cambodia $35 Million To Take Some Of Its Refugees - ThinkProgress

Australia Will Pay Cambodia $35 Million To Take Some Of Its Refugees - ThinkProgress | justice | Scoop.it
“They just try to outsource the refugees."
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The right and wrong approach on poverty - Washington Examiner

The right and wrong approach on poverty - Washington Examiner | justice | Scoop.it
Fifty years ago, President Lyndon Johnson declared War on Poverty. It sounded great to me. I was taught at Princeton, We're a rich country.
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The Nun and the Imam

The Nun and the Imam | justice | Scoop.it
As conflict flares in the Central African Republic, two faith leaders working with refugees appeal for peace and reconciliation.
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Lives stalled, refugees now use art to describe their travails - Philly.com

Lives stalled, refugees now use art to describe their travails - Philly.com | justice | Scoop.it
SOM MAYA TAMANG and her husband, Mongal Singh Tamang, fled their small cattle farm on the hillsides of Bhutan, a landlocked country in South Asia, with their young children clinging to their sides....
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Syrian refugees: ‘We want to go home. That is our dream’

Syrian refugees: ‘We want to go home. That is our dream’ | justice | Scoop.it
As millions flee the conflict in Syria, the region’s humanitarian crisis grows. War photographer Giles Duley travels to Lebanon and hears refugees’ moving stories
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'Europe should follow Germany's example on Syrian refugees' - Deutsche Welle

'Europe should follow Germany's example on Syrian refugees' - Deutsche Welle | justice | Scoop.it
Hans ten Feld, UNHCR representative in Berlin, tells DW that Germany is doing a fantastic job accepting refugees from Syria. He has less praise for many other European countries.
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How to Talk About Poverty (And How Not to)

How to Talk About Poverty (And How Not to) | justice | Scoop.it
Yesterday, I had the opportunity to help lead a presentation at #ComNet14, to share lessons from a year-long message research project we conducted in partnership with the Annie E. Casey Foundation and Global Strategy Group.
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Bolivia VP on How His Country Has Reduced Poverty - teleSUR English

Bolivia VP on How His Country Has Reduced Poverty - teleSUR English | justice | Scoop.it
Ahead of Sunday's presidential elections in Bolivia, the country's vice president Alvaro Garcia Linera spoke with teleSUR, saying that thanks to impressive social investments, the Bolivian government has significantly reduced poverty in the country.
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Why we need the UN’s sustainable development goals

Why we need the UN’s sustainable development goals | justice | Scoop.it
Sustainable development is the central drama of our time.
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