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Cherie Blair: The Internet can help eliminate poverty and empower women

Cherie Blair: The Internet can help eliminate poverty and empo...

Cherie Blair has told a wireless industry conference that the Internet and mobile broadband can help eliminate poverty and empower women across the globe. Blair was the guest speaker at the sixth annual Future of Wireless International Conference ..., 1 month ago

The poverty trap

Poverty has no religion, hunger has no creed, and despair has no geography. The greatest challenge before us is to end the cause of poverty in India. My government will not be satisfied with mere poverty alleviation; and commits itself to the goal ...
 The Statesman2 weeks ago

FAO Warns West Africa: Avoid Fruit Bats to Contain World's Deadliest Ebola Outbreak

Rome, Italy--(Newsfile Corp. - July 21, 2014) - Increased efforts are needed to improve awareness among rural communities in West Africa about the risks of contracting the Ebola virus from eating certain wildlife species including fruit bats, the UN ...
 Newsfile1 month ago

For a blueprint to fight poverty and hunger

Of the eight Millennium Development Goals set by the United Nations, the first relates to eradicating poverty and extreme hunger, halving hunger by 2015. But most of the countries, including India, have not achieved tangible results on this front.
 The Hindu1 month ago

1960s thinking on poverty, only in India

The newly formed Expenditure Commission would do well to comprehensively reject ancient Indian methods of poverty measurement, alleviation. There was a lot of expectation that specific reforms would be announced in Budget 2014-15 regarding the ...
 Indian Express1 month ago
Inter Press Service

Pakistani Rights Advocates Fight Losing Battle to End Child Marriages

Active Citizens , Asia-Pacific , Civil Society , Crime & Justice , Democracy , Development & Aid , Education , Gender , Headlines , Health , Human Rights , Population , Poverty & MDGs , Regional Categories , Religion Seven percent of all young ...
 Inter Press Service1 month ago

Population and poverty

Population, poverty and economic development are closely inter-linked and inter-related. Rapid population growth tends to reduce per capita income and human well-being which in turn leads to increased level of poverty. Population growth higher than ...
 Business Recorder1 month ago
Forbes India

Andhra's Pesticide-Free Farming: An Inconclusive Experiment

The Andhra government's department of rural development has implemented pesticide free farming on 30 lakh acres. But agricultural scientists say their methods are unproven and not as effective as claimed Image: Photographs by Harsha ...
 Forbes India2 months ago
IndiaTV News

LIVE: President outlines Modi Sarkar's priorities in Parliament, says greatest challenge is to fight poverty

New Delhi : Seeking to heal the fractured and contentious politics of the previous years, President Pranab Mukherjee today said the new government at the Centre will work for development in a resurgent India in which corruption will have no place. “They ...
 IndiaTV News2 months ago President Pranab's address to Parliament: The transcript  Rediff.com2 months ago Live: President addressing joint sitting of parliament  IndiaTV News2 months ago

Gender Equality in Ghana's Local Governance System— ABANTU calls for review of draft Local Government Bill

The Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development (MLGRD) has begun a process of consolidating five major legislations on local governance and decentralization, namely the District Assemblies Common Fund Act, 1993 (Act 455); Local Government ...
 Republic of Ghana1 week ago
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