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Secondary School Resources 

Why is this important?

  • More than 700 million people, or 10% of the world population, still live in extreme poverty. Surviving on less than US$1.90 a day.
  • Having a job does not guarantee a decent living. In fact, 8 per cent of employed workers and their families worldwide lived in extreme poverty in 2018.
  • Globally, there are 122 women aged 25 to 34 living in extreme poverty for every 100 men of the same age group.
  • The majority of people living on less than $1.90 a day live in sub-Saharan Africa.
  • High poverty rates are often found in small, fragile and conflict-affected countries.
  • Poverty affects children disproportionately. One out of five children live in extreme poverty.
  • As of 2018, 55% of the world’s population have no access to social protection.
  • In 2018, only 41% of women giving birth received maternity cash benefits.

Resources

Cambodia

No Poverty, card game

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Uganda
No Poverty, Uganda, Secondary

No Poverty, Uganda, Secondary

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No Poverty, card game

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