In 1950, people in South Korea and Pakistan earned roughly the same amount of money annually.
One of the biggest problems affecting the world’s poor is one that few have ever heard about: illicit financial flows.
With the deadline for the United Nations Millennium Development Goals fast approaching, the world is gearing up to establish a new set of goals for the next...
According to U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, “Climate change harms the poor first and worst.”
At the World Economic Forum’s annual meeting in Davos last month, leading participants called for a rapid shift to cleaner energy to tackle climate change.
Read a newspaper or watch the evening news, and the world always seems to be getting worse. One problem after another is put under a spotlight.