New Internationalist

Poverty

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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

Doorways - stories from the street

Excluded in life as in death, this is the reality of homelessness. Bekki Perriman documents it from the inside.

Filed in: Housing Poverty United Kingdom

A growing issue: how can we secure food supplies?

Bryn Smith looks at ways to avert the coming crisis.

Filed in: Agriculture Food Poverty Water

Limiting beyond belief: the cost of living below the line

Josh Barrie is relieved to get back to a wholesome diet after his charity challenge.

Filed in: Food Poverty

PHOTO ESSAY: Transitional in Britain

The rise of the ‘hidden homeless’ is being ignored by the country’s government. Cinzia D’Ambrosi has captured lives in limbo.

Filed in: Housing Poverty United Kingdom

There’s now a cure for hepatitis C… but most can’t afford it

Profit-focused drug companies are failing the ill, says Nick Harvey.

Filed in: Health Medicine Pharmaceuticals Poverty

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