1479 results for poverty
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Meetings & Events

Global Voices on Poverty

19 Apr 2013

World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim joined United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon for Global Voices on Poverty. An event featuring world leaders, opinion makers, and a global online audience discussing what #ittakes to end poverty.

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Ending poverty and hunger

25 Sep 2015

"Ending Poverty and Hunger" is part of a UN short film series "The Story You are Shaping" created by HUMAN, which premiered at the UN Sustainable Development Summit 2015.

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Meetings & Events

Eradication of Poverty 2021

18 Oct 2021

International Day for the Eradication of Poverty 2021 - Theme: "Building Forward Together: Ending Persistent Poverty, Respecting all People and our Planet".

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News & Features

Pakistan: Breaking the Poverty Cycle

01 Oct 2018

Families in Pakistan have been trapped in bonded labour for generations. Homeless, they are forced to work for a place to live. Now the opportunity to own their own homes and build their own businesses is freeing them from this cycle of poverty.

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News & Features

Stars Play Match Against Poverty

27 Dec 2012

More than 50,000 cheer Match Against Poverty, featuring Ronaldo, Zidane and other football stars on 19 December 2012 at the new Gremio stadium in Porto Alegre, Brazil.

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Pakistan: Breaking the Poverty Cycle

01 Oct 2018

Families in Pakistan have been trapped in bonded labour for generations. Homeless, they are forced to work for a place to live. Now the opportunity to own their own homes and build their own businesses is freeing them from this cycle of poverty.

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Traditionally, Rwandan women like Epiphanie Mukamurenzi would be confined to domestic chores, with her husband in charge of anything concerned with household income.

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Ending poverty and hunger - Interactive Dialogue 1. Interactive dialogues of the Summit for the adoption of the post-2015 development agenda.

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Tackling the many faces of poverty

04 Mar 2015

Mr. Paul Ladd, an expert on post-2015 issues, explains that our understanding of poverty has changed. Poverty can express itself in many forms – lack of access to health care, education, basic services and political or economic inclusion.

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We've come a long way in reducing world poverty over the past 15 years--but there's more to be done. How can the Sustainable Development Goals help us finish the job? Nik Sekhran, Director for Sustainable Development in the Bureau for Policy and

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