Introduction (Poverty) Poverty includes: thestateorcondition of having littleornomoney, goods, or means of support low incomes and the inability to acquire the basic goods and services low levels of health and education, poor access to clean water and sanitation
Introduction (Poverty) Almost half the world live on less than USD$2.50 a day. The poorest 40 percent of the world’s population makes up 5 percent of the global income, while the richest 20 percent accounts for three-quarters of world income.
Impact (Poverty) 50000 per day dies due to poverty related reasons. A total of 270 people have died since 1990. Homeless families make up of one third of the world’s urban population. Known as slum-dwellers, that is the main focus of poverty in the world.