TITLE

The lost

AUTHOR(S)
Fanelli, Daniele
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
New Scientist;10/20/2007, Vol. 196 Issue 2626, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the issue of global poverty and what reports are saying about long-term goals for attacking the problem. The number of people living in extreme poverty has increased says reports in 2007. The reports also suggest that efforts to bring relief to those living in poverty have done little to create long-lasting support for impoverished individuals.
ACCESSION #
27439237

 

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