Understanding Changes in Poverty (Directions in Development) by Gabriela Inchauste
English | Aug. 21, 2014 | ISBN: 1464802998 | 191 Pages | PDF | 3 MB
The 2015 Millennium Development Goal to reduce by 50 percent the share of the world’s population living in extreme poverty was met early. The number of individuals in developing countries who live in extreme poverty had decreased from 43 percent in 1990 to 21 percent by 2010. Yet, with 1.2 billion people still struggling today, we have a long way to go. What can we learn from the recent success of reducing extreme poverty?