Poverty News

Goodbye to West Africa’s Rainforests

Goodbye to West Africa's Rainforests Goodbye to West Africa's Rainforests Rhett A. Butler, mongabay.com January 22, 2006 The state of West Africa's rainforests West Africa's once verdant and extensive rainforests…

203 million people malnourished in sub-Saharan Africa

203 million people malnourished in sub-Saharan Africa 203 million people malnourished in sub-Saharan Africa FAO release November 22, 2005 Hunger and malnutrition kill nearly 6 million children a year, and…

Helping the poor by selling them stuff

Helping the poor by selling them stuff; poverty alleviation through private enterprise Helping the poor by selling them stuff; poverty alleviation through private enterprise By Rhett Butler, mongabay.com May 24,…