Governance

Poverty eradication, a top priority or not?

On World Poverty eradication Day, here’s a lowdown on the recent developments in poverty eradication in the world

 
By DTE Staff
Last Updated: Thursday 17 October 2019
Photo: Getty Images

The world will miss SDG target 1, a poverty-free world

1.6 people should escape poverty every second but currently just 1.1 are doing so. Worryingly, by 2020, the rate of poverty reduction would further slow down. Read more

 

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