PovertyBy: Taya Barberand Julia Cole
• About 1.1 billion people  live in extreme poverty• In Africa half the  population live in  extreme poverty
• 1 in 3 children live in poverty.• Child poverty has increased 50%  since the 1960’s.• A third of all children live with ...
• In developing countries 824  million suffered from poverty in  2010 it increased to 925 million.• 1 in 3 people in devel...
• 1 in 10 families live in  poverty• 1 in 2 adults live in poverty• An average homeless  family is a single mother  and 2 ...
1 in 12 will goto bed hungry    tonight
More than 20,000 people perished  from extremepoverty yesterday.
For the price of 1 missile   a school of hungrychildren could eat lunch  every day for 5 years
Nearly 1 in 4people live on less than $1 a day!!
1 in 5
are inextremepoverty
By the time you’veread this a personhas died of poverty related diseases
Earth has only 7 Billion   people on it. The     earth can also   produce food for    over 40 billion        people.
There are3 types of hunger
Acute,Chronic and Extreme.
Living in acutepoverty means onlymaking a dollar a day  which only meets basic requirements
Child povertyhas increased50% since the    1960’s
In 2009 24.7million peopleover 65 were  in poverty
925 Million    PEOPLE  SUFFEREDFROM HUNGER   IN 2010
SO WHAT CAN YOU DO TO    HELP?
ACCESS donates food to people  who are hungry here in the   rogue valley. For just $3 a month you can feed a family of    ...
Problem:But… only 20% of  people in the rogue valley are    donating
That’s only 17 cents a day!!That’s less than the cost of apostage stamp!
Every year, justfrom access the  donate over100,000 pounds   of food.
More than 200hundred people have died by    now.
You cansave them  today.
Ask your parents if   you can donatefood or volunteer ata local food kitchen.
With your  help
We can make
POVERTYHISTORY!!!
Bibliography   Barrett, Christopher B. Development Economics. London:                    Routledge, 2008. Print. Karlan, D...
Poverty julia cole  and taya barber 2nd period
Poverty julia cole  and taya barber 2nd period
Poverty julia cole  and taya barber 2nd period
Poverty julia cole  and taya barber 2nd period
Poverty julia cole  and taya barber 2nd period
Poverty julia cole  and taya barber 2nd period
Poverty julia cole  and taya barber 2nd period
Poverty julia cole  and taya barber 2nd period
Poverty julia cole  and taya barber 2nd period
Poverty julia cole  and taya barber 2nd period
Poverty julia cole  and taya barber 2nd period
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  1. 1. PovertyBy: Taya Barberand Julia Cole
  2. 2. • About 1.1 billion people live in extreme poverty• In Africa half the population live in extreme poverty
  3. 3. • 1 in 3 children live in poverty.• Child poverty has increased 50% since the 1960’s.• A third of all children live with family whose income is below poverty line.
  4. 4. • In developing countries 824 million suffered from poverty in 2010 it increased to 925 million.• 1 in 3 people in developing countries suffer from malnutrition.
  5. 5. • 1 in 10 families live in poverty• 1 in 2 adults live in poverty• An average homeless family is a single mother and 2 children under 6
  6. 6. 1 in 12 will goto bed hungry tonight
  7. 7. More than 20,000 people perished from extremepoverty yesterday.
  8. 8. For the price of 1 missile a school of hungrychildren could eat lunch every day for 5 years
  9. 9. Nearly 1 in 4people live on less than $1 a day!!
  10. 10. 1 in 5
  11. 11. are inextremepoverty
  12. 12. By the time you’veread this a personhas died of poverty related diseases
  13. 13. Earth has only 7 Billion people on it. The earth can also produce food for over 40 billion people.
  14. 14. There are3 types of hunger
  15. 15. Acute,Chronic and Extreme.
  16. 16. Living in acutepoverty means onlymaking a dollar a day which only meets basic requirements
  17. 17. Child povertyhas increased50% since the 1960’s
  18. 18. In 2009 24.7million peopleover 65 were in poverty
  19. 19. 925 Million PEOPLE SUFFEREDFROM HUNGER IN 2010
  20. 20. SO WHAT CAN YOU DO TO HELP?
  21. 21. ACCESS donates food to people who are hungry here in the rogue valley. For just $3 a month you can feed a family of 4 for almost a week.
  22. 22. Problem:But… only 20% of people in the rogue valley are donating
  23. 23. That’s only 17 cents a day!!That’s less than the cost of apostage stamp!
  24. 24. Every year, justfrom access the donate over100,000 pounds of food.
  25. 25. More than 200hundred people have died by now.
  26. 26. You cansave them today.
  27. 27. Ask your parents if you can donatefood or volunteer ata local food kitchen.
  28. 28. With your help
  29. 29. We can make
  30. 30. POVERTYHISTORY!!!
  31. 31. Bibliography Barrett, Christopher B. Development Economics. London: Routledge, 2008. Print. Karlan, Dean S., and Jacob Appel. More than Good Intentions: How a New Economics Is Helping to Solve Global Poverty. New York: Dutton, 2011. Print. Web. 05 Mar. 2012. <www.un.org/poverty>.Web. 6 Apr. 2012. <www.nationalhomelessness.org/factsheets>. Web. 6 Apr. 2012. <www.strength.org>. Web. <www.library.thinkquest.org/present/stats.htm>.

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