poverty-stricken country

poverty-stricken country

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  • Poverty in Pakistan — is a growing concern. Although the middle class has grown in Pakistan, nearly one quarter of the population is classified poor as of October 2006.cite web url=http://southasia.oneworld.net/article/view/135153/1/1893 title=World bank, UNDP… …   Wikipedia

  • Poverty in China — refers to people whose income is less than a poverty line of $1 per day (PPP) set by the World Bank benchmark (see Measuring poverty). Poverty has affected all aspects of the nation’s life, including the environment, health, education, housing,… …   Wikipedia

  • Poverty — Street children sleeping in Mulberry Street – Jacob Riis photo New York, United States (1890) Poverty is the state of one who lacks a certain amount of material possessions or money.[1] Absolute poverty or destitution is inability to afford …   Wikipedia

  • Poverty in the United States — The most common measure of poverty in the United States is the poverty line set by the U.S. government. This measure recognizes poverty as a lack of those goods and services commonly taken for granted by members of mainstream society.Schwartz, J …   Wikipedia

  • stricken — strick|en [ˈstrıkən] adj formal very badly affected by trouble, illness, unhappiness etc ▪ Fire broke out on the stricken ship. stricken by/with ▪ a country stricken by severe economic problems drought stricken/cancer stricken/tragedy stricken… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Poverty in the United Kingdom — This article is about poverty within the population of the United Kingdom as distinct from UK policy on world poverty. The United Kingdom is a developed country and, as such, the population suffers the severe privations of those in the developing …   Wikipedia

  • Child poverty — A boy from an East Cipinang trash dump slum in Jakarta, Indonesia shows his find. Child poverty refers to the phenomenon of children living in poverty. This applies to children that come from poor families or orphans being raised with limited, or …   Wikipedia

  • The National Law Center on Homelessness and Poverty — (NLCHP) was founded in 1989 by Maria Foscarinis as a non profit corporation based in Washington, D.C. It is tax exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal revenue Code,[1] and contributions to it are tax deductible. The organization is… …   Wikipedia

  • Dates of 2005 — ▪ 2006 January This is a unique case of a people under occupation being asked to hold free and fair elections when they themselves are not free.… It s an important internal test, and I think it s a turning point. Palestinian legislator Hanan… …   Universalium

  • Moldova — Moldovan, adj., n. /mawl doh veuh/, n. official name of Moldavia (def. 2). * * * Moldova Introduction Moldova Background: Formerly ruled by Romania, Moldova became part of the Soviet Union at the close of World War II. Although independent from… …   Universalium

  • Bird, Vere Cornwall — ▪ 2000       Antiguan politician who overcame childhood poverty and a lack of formal education to lead his country to independence from Great Britain; he first attained prominence as a labour leader, serving as president of the Antigua Trades and …   Universalium


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