24/7 Newsfeed

Put Reason 24/7 on Your Site

RSS

Follow Reason 24/7 on Twitter and via RSS

Report: World Poverty Dropping Fast

Poor no more?

A new report from Oxford University’s poverty and human development initiative says some of the world’s most impoverished people are becoming significantly less poor.

The study also predicts that countries with the most poor, including Nepal, Rwanda and Bangladesh, could see acute poverty erased within 20 years if development continues at current rates, the Guardian reports.


h/t Charles WT

Source: Fox News. Read full article. (link)

Editor's Note: We invite comments and request that they be civil and on-topic. We do not moderate or assume any responsibility for comments, which are owned by the readers who post them. Comments do not represent the views of Reason.com or Reason Foundation. We reserve the right to delete any comment for any reason at any time. Report abuses.

  • Longtorso||

    This must be stopped. We need someone for rich musicians to raise money for, to feel good about themselves.

advertisement