Poverty

    Trash dump in Brazil

    So Rich Brazil, So Many Poor Brazilians!

    A few days ago, I thoroughly enjoyed reading the book Lula of Brazil: The ...

    Brazilian poor

    Brazil Cuts in Half Number of Extremely Poor

    Seven years before the deadline for the Millennium Development Goals (MDG), Brazil is showing ...

    Zero Hunger Czar Says All Brazilians Will Have Food by the End of 2006

    Through its social programs, the Brazilian federal government hopes, by the end of 2006, ...

    Majority of Brazilians Oppose Lula’s Anti-Hunger Programs

    For the first time, negative evaluations by the Brazilian population with regard to the ...

    Brazil Gets World’s Only International Poverty Center

    Brazil is the site of the world’s only International Poverty Center. The idea is ...

    In Brazil 10% (18 Million) Are Indigent. Argentina and Mexico Have It Worse.

    A quarter of the Latinamerican population subsists on less than US$ 2 per day, ...

    Brazil and LatAm Fall Short on Millennium Development Goals

    Fifteen out of the 24 Latin American and Caribbean nations, including Brazil, have met ...

    222 Million: the Official Number of Latin America’s Extremely Poor

    In spite of recent advances Latinamerica still has 222 million people living in extreme ...

    Brazil’s Lula Reaffirms Commitment to Family Vouchers

    Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva reaffirmed Saturday, June 4, his commitment to, ...