Pages tagged by "poverty"

Poverty measurement: we know less than policy makers realize

There is a widespread policy interest in poverty estimates at both national and global level. There has been an explosion of poverty measurement in the...

Finding pathways out of poverty

Bridging the economic divide.

Is there a role for social pensions in Asia?

Rapid population ageing and economic transformation in Asia underline the policy challenges associated with ensuring income security in old age. This...

Progress on poverty

Are social protection programs helping those most in need?

Growing solutions, harvesting answers

How can policymakers ensure adequate and stable supply of food, especially to the world's poorest people? That's one of the big questions to be addressed by the new Food Policy Institute.

Asia's energy and food security challenges

Greater regional co-operation is required to ensure Asia's future energy and security challenges are met, write TOM KOMPAS and QUENTIN GRAFTON.

Scoring the Millennium Development Goals

The Millennium Development Goals are both too ambitious and not ambitious enough, writes TERENCE WOOD.

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