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Poverty

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Is surrogacy a legitimate way out of poverty?

Doctors Nayna Patel and Mohan Rao go head to head.

Filed in: Children India Poverty Women

Food poverty is a British problem

Clare Wiley decries the stigma associated with foodbanks in Britain and points to their positive social impacts.

Filed in: Food Poverty United Kingdom

‘We are like a wheel: sometimes we are up; sometimes we are down’

Manila’s poorest live in both hope and squalor, finds Paul Roy

Filed in: Philippines Poverty

The truth behind Cambodia’s inequalities

David Nathan looks at a country where gold BMWs are parked next to families living in cardboard houses.

Filed in: Cambodia Economics Equality Poverty

Poverty isn’t easy to kill

A quarter of Filipinos remain poor. Iris Gonzales visits a programme providing food and hope.

Filed in: Philippines Poverty

The Western way isn’t always the best way

Development – when forced onto poor countries – is a dangerous concept, argues Amit Singh.

Filed in: Development (Aid) NGOs Poverty Wealth

Is teaching English in poor countries a misguided form of philanthropy?

Such ‘aid’ will only ever lift a few out of poverty, argues Dan Falvey.

Filed in: Development Education NGOs Poverty

Injecting healthcare into Nairobi’s slums

Phoebe Shiu argues for public immunization programmes to become a top health priority.

Filed in: Health Kenya Poverty

Power to the people

How access to energy is key to fighting global poverty. Iris Gonzales reports. 

Filed in: Energy Poverty

Who should I cheer for?

It’s a goal! The country that deserves to win the World Cup may not be the one you’d expect, says Effie Jordan.

Filed in: Brazil Poverty

No more austerity!

The fight against cuts gears up for a summer of resistance. Vanessa Baird reports from London.

Filed in: Poverty United Kingdom

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