What Is Poverty Poverty means not to have the basic things to live
Facts Of Poverty 50% of the human population suffers from poverty More than 660 million live on less than $2 a day 1.6 billion people ( a quarter of humanity ) live without electricity 2.2 million children die each year because they are not immunized
47% lives in an urban area 9% are disabled 18% struggle to live on $1 per day or less 43% live without basic sanitation MINIATURE WORLD
Wipe out Extreme Poverty 189 countries decided to end poverty Employment makes poverty less, so we need to make more jobs Poverty makes people unhealthy, not work well and spend more money trying to get healthy
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