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Sep 04, 2015

Organized by the Government of Brazil, the Central Union of Favelas, UNESCO and the World Bank    

Sep 02, 2015

Organized by OAS, PAHO and ECLAC. This meeting has the following objectives: - Bring together key international and regional stakeholders such as Permanent Missions to the...

Aug 06, 2015

In July, the British government announced a change in the target for child poverty in the UK, moving away from a measure based on income to focusing on the “root causes” of...

Jul 23, 2015

Low-income Latin Americans hold more positive views about the role of hard work and the presence of equal opportunity than the U.S. poor. In yesterday’s blog we showed how...

Jul 22, 2015

Data poverty makes it harder to fix real poverty. That’s why the UN should push countries to gather and share data. In September 2000, all United Nations member states...

Jul 22, 2015

Optimistic individuals are more likely to invest in their own futures. Typically, optimistic beliefs reflect realistic assessments. Wealthier and more educated people are...

Jul 21, 2015

ActionAid in partnership with IBASE, will hold the seminar Access to services with a Rights Approach on 23 and 24 July in Rio de Janeiro. The seminar will feature the...

Jul 16, 2015

  This year, the millennium development goals – launched in 2000 to make global progress on poverty, education, health, hunger and the environment – expire. UN member states...

Jul 13, 2015

Business Analytics Using SAS training program is completely hands-on and it is taught the way it is being used in the Industry. The program starts from scratch and hence a...

Jul 10, 2015

  The World Bank Group's State of Social Safety Nets 2015 Report was officially launched to the media and public last week week. The complete web package is now available on...

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