A recent report by the Ministry of Planning and Economic Development has revealed that the social initiative Haya Karima has contributed to reducing poverty rates in Egypt.
In Aswan Forum for Sustainable Peace and Development, Mohieldin warned that 50-60 million Africans are at risk of getting pushed into poverty.
An estimated 63 percent of the world’s poor people work in agriculture, the overwhelming majority on rural small farms.
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El-Said added that poverty levels in urban and rural Upper Egypt declined by 1.06% and 3.79% respectively, in FY 2019/20, compared to the levels recorded in FY2017/18.
There are millions of Africans suffering from hunger, lack of electricity, and insecurity.
El-Saeed explained, in a statement, that the poverty rate in Egypt fell to 29.7 percent during the fiscal year of 2019/2020, compared to 32.5 percent in 2017/2018.
The WFP and its partners were going all out to reach as many as 138 million people this year — “the biggest scale-up in our history,” he said.
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According to the World Food Programme, 265 million people would suffer from hunger by the end of this year due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The Ministry of Social Solidarity said that 4 million jobs were provided through anti-unemployment programs and projects during the last 10 years.
The solution just might lie in turning our eyes to rural cities instead of focusing on urban areas.
Wali explained that 55 foreign entities provided 151 grants to 112 NGOs in Egypt.
French President Emmanuel Macron's government plans to spend 8 billion euros ($9.3 billion) to tackle poverty.
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The United Nations for Women and the World Bank analyzed household survey data for 89 countries on October 18.
The school is located in a remote area called Madbaa in North Sinai.
"Extreme poverty anywhere is a threat to human security everywhere." — Kofi Annan, Seventh Secretary-General of the United Nations
China started work on over 12,000 relocation projects in 2017 to lift people out of poverty: the Chinese National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC)