Thursday, 9 July , 2020

Poverty

Whitewashing Capitalism

How ECON 100 obscures the relationships among capitalism, racism and racial inequality by Tim Koechlin June 16, 2020 Racial inequality is a glaring, enduring and essential fact...

Digital dystopia: how algorithms punish the poor

In an exclusive global series, the Guardian lays bare the tech revolution transforming the welfare system worldwide – while penalising the most vulnerable by Ed...

An economic tsunami could soon thrust half a billion people into...

By KATE LINTHICUM, NABIH BULOS and ANA IONOVA 5/12/2020 RIO DE JANEIRO — It seemed like Silvanah Lima was finally getting ahead. Born and raised in Brazil’s...

Planetary boundaries

Planetary boundaries is a concept involving Earth system processes which contain environmental boundaries, proposed in 2009 by a group of Earth system and environmental...

‘Instead of Coronavirus, the Hunger Will Kill Us.’ A Global Food...

By Abdi Latif Dahir April 23, 2020 Editor's Note: The world is reeling from the COVID-19 crisis and the vulnerable segments of our society are the...

Un humain sur deux menacé de pauvreté: retrouvez tout notre dossier...

Jeudi 9 Avril 2020 Un rapport choc d'Oxfam estime qu'un demi-milliard de personnes supplémentaires pourraient basculer dans le dénuement. Pour éviter ce scénario catastrophe, l'ONG propose...

Allemagne : pauvres en pays riche

Sept. 7, 2018 L'Allemagne est présentée comme un modèle à suivre et la campagne électorale d'Angela Merkel s’appuie surtout sur une réussite chiffrée : un...

What is at stake in Bolivia’s presidential election?

Bolivia’s citizens will vote for their president and legislators on October 20 October 19, 2019 In this explainer, we look at the key candidates, the record...

Our house is burning down and we’re blind to it!

SPEECH BY MR JACQUES CHIRAC PRESIDENT OF THE FRENCH REPUBLIC TO THE PLENARY SESSION OF THE WORLD SUMMIT ON SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT JOHANNESBURG MONDAY 2 SEPTEMBER 2002 Mr President, Ladies and Gentlemen, Our...

L’Allemagne se prépare à l’arrivée d’une pauvreté de masse

Par Christophe Bourdoiseau 22.09.2019 Malgré la pauvreté qui augmente chez les personnes âgées, l’Allemagne n’a toujours pas engagé une réforme de fond de son système...