Poverty In Asia: The Philippines

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Ep 18: Poverty In Asia: The Philippines

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The people in the Philippines are suffering from one of the toughest and longest lockdowns in the world, slipping the economy into its worst recession in decades. The dire situation has now pushed millions of people to the brink of starvation. Why did the pandemic hit the poorest of poor so hard? Can the poor pull themselves out from the crushing poverty? Will their cries for help be heard?

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