Articles Posted in the " Poverty " Category

  • Realizing the Future We Want for All

    Realizing the Future We Want for All

    Report to the Secretary-General. The purpose of a global development agenda is to provide guidance for priority setting at all levels (global, regional, national and sub-national). Such an agenda should help create an enabling environment to meet shared objectives, support...


  • Education First

    Education First

    An initiative of the United Nations Secretary-General. It is time for the international community to face the fact that we have a crisis in education. We must be clear that if children are forced out of school, their governments and communities are...


  • Education – a Way out of Poverty?

    Education – a Way out of Poverty?

    Research presentations at The POVERTY Conference 2001. This volume gathers a selection of the papers presented at the Poverty Conference in October 2001 in Stockholm, and it is Sida’s hope that it will stimulate the discussion on the role of...


  • Education – a Way out of Poverty?

    Education – a Way out of Poverty?

    Research presentations at the Poverty Conference 2001 An interesting and challenging paradigm shift is taking place, where poverty is not only seen as a lack of economic resources, health and education. The new concept also includes less easily measured conditions,...