When a country has more than 1.5 percent of all households living in destitution and one-third of children under five living below the poverty line, should the country still deserve the title of a "major power"?
With its fundamental purpose of serving the people heart and soul, the Communist Party of China (CPC) has been devoted to leading the nation towards building a moderately prosperous society in all respects, and has helped it achieve miraculous results in reducing poverty.
The Fiji Bureau of Statistics (FBS) released its preliminary report on the 2019-20 Household Income and Expenditure Survey (HIES) which indicates no poverty reduction has been in Fiji over the last six years.
The citizens of the European Union consider that the fight against poverty and social inequalities should be the main priority of the union and the Portuguese are the ones who desire it most, reveals a survey.
It could take more than 10 years for the world’s poorest people to recover from the economic fallout of the ongoing COVID-19 induced pandemic, according to a new report published on Monday by Oxfam International, urging governments to act fast and “set concrete, time-bound targets to reduce inequality.”