Poverty is a huge global problem, but you might be surprised to learn that it’s not all bad news. Here we look at some shocking statistics, as well...Read more
The UN’s SubGoals for No Poverty
- Eradicate extreme poverty
- Provide equal rights to economic resources, ownership, services and technology
- Build resilience to environmental, economic and social disasters
- Generate resources to implement policies that end poverty
How you can help
Donate what you don’t use. Local charities will give your gently used clothes, books and furniture a new life.
Supporting campaigns for victims of emergencies really does make a difference. Don't forget to give food supplies and clothing to those in need.
Over 8% of the world’s population lives in extreme poverty. Talk about why the issue is important to you.