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POVERTY

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  1. 2021: Ep 1: No Child's Play
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    23:44minutes

    COVID-19: No Child's Play

    The COVID-19 pandemic has robbed children the basics - learning and playing. With schools around the world still closed, UNICEF said more than 168 ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: Secretary of State of the Holy See Cardinal Pietro Parolin addresses the 74th session o

    Divert military expenses to improve health and fight poverty, Vatican says

    The coronavirus pandemic should make governments realise that defence spending cannot guarantee security for their populations and should ...
  3. OTRD ep 41 - how to stop hunger
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    22:55minutes

    Ep 41: How To Stop Hunger

    Why does hunger still exist in Singapore’s food paradise? Germaine Tan learns that contrary to popular belief, hunger isn’t always tied to poverty ...
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    Ep 1: The Suicide Epidemic (Thailand)

    Thailand has the highest suicide rate in Southeast Asia and COVID-19 is making it worse. Does the alarming statistic hide an underlying ...
  5. Spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in London

    Commentary: Growth alone is not enough to lift all boats

    Economic growth has long been a top policy goal for countries around the world, but for millions of people living in poverty, it isn’t enough, say ...
  6. Najib MACC 5

    Commentary: Living in an age of corruption

    Corruption is as old as human history, can never be eliminated, and would potentially increase as the world's economy expand. Two observer suggest ...
  7. Premier League - Burnley v Manchester United

    Football: Ferguson, Rooney praise Man Utd's Rashford for fighting child food poverty

    Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson and the club's top scorer Wayne Rooney have paid tribute to Marcus Rashford for the forward's role ...
  8. Insight FY2021 ep 30
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    48:36minutes

    Ep 30: Poverty In Asia: Pakistan

    Pakistan has made remarkable progress in lifting its people out of poverty in the last 30 years. But COVID-19 has dealt a severe blow to its ...
  9. Insight FY2021 ep 29
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    48:55minutes

    Ep 29: Poverty In Asia: Hong Kong

    Hong Kong is regarded as one of the world’s richest cities, but it is also one of the most unequal cities and the wealth gap is widening. Today, ...