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Latin America Poverty

Putting Poverty Alleviation in the Hands of the Impoverished

Martin Burt | Posted 06.29.2014 | Impact
Martin Burt

The fact remains that one out of every four Paraguayans are still living in poverty and that economic growth has not "trickled down" to the poorest members of the society.

Bad News For Latin America

AP | LUIS ANDRES HENAO | Posted 12.05.2013 | Latino Voices

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Poverty in Latin America and the Caribbean is now easing at a slower pace, the UN's regional economic body said on Thursday, ...

UN: Latin America Poverty Lowest In 3 Decades

AP | LUIS ANDRES HENAO | Posted 11.28.2012 | Impact

SANTIAGO, Chile -- The number of people living in poverty in Latin America and the Caribbean has dropped to its lowest level in three decades due to h...