Like racism and sexism, ‘povertyism’ should be illegal, UN says

Although the global cost-of-living crisis will be an obstacle to eradicating poverty by 2030, countries can…

Lifting 100 million out of poverty by 2025 still possible: UN report

A flagship UN poverty study released on Monday, the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty,…

79% of people pushed into poverty by COVID in 2020 were from India: World Bank

The latest report by the World Bank has suggested that 71 million people across the globe…

Two-thirds of households with children lost income since pandemic across globe: Report

At least two-thirds of households with children have lost income since the COVID-19 pandemic hit two…

COVID pandemic pushes 119-124 million people into extreme poverty worldwide: Report

A new report released by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) shows that cash assistance policies…

Pandemic may have pushed 100 million into extreme poverty: World Bank

The World Bank has warned that the coronavirus pandemic may drive as many as 100 million…

More people are going hungry: Annual study by United Nations

More people are going hungry, an annual study by the United Nations has found. Tens of…