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International Day for poverty eradication

By Team YourCoimbatore on 17th October 2021
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Poverty refers to lacking enough resources to provide necessities of life- food, clean water, shelter, and clothing. October 17th presents an opportunity to acknowledge the effort and struggle of people living in poverty, a chance for them to make their concerns heard.

More than 10% of the world’s population lives in extreme poverty, but do you know why?
The main causes of poverty in India are population pressure, Unemployment, Low income, an increase in price, Lack of proper industrialization and infrastructure, Underdevelopment of rural economy, Improper use of natural resources, lack of proper education.

Poverty prevails

Solutions to eradicate poverty by 2030 are to increase employment, Equality, and representation for all, Invest in high-quality child care and early education, End war, and conflict.

Hunger is one of the dimensions of poverty. No food waste is a Coimbatore-based Not – For – Profit organization that aims to redistribute excess food from weddings, parties, events to those who are hungry.

You can reach them on 90877 90877 and info@nofoodwaste.org.

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17/10/2021

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