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Time to end Poverty

Poverty is like punishment for a crime you didn’t commit. Almost everyone agrees that poverty is not a good thing. Almost everyone would like to end poverty. Almost everyone would benefit from ending poverty. So why don’t we? I’ve been living in Mauritius since 1998 and I want to share a field perspective with you on global poverty. I believe that the greatest failure of the human race is the fact that we’ve left more than one billion of our members behind. Poverty often seems like a gigantic, insurmountable problem or too big to solve. Together we can end poverty for good. We must do it. Continue reading

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