Is it possible to live with less than $ 2 a day in Europe ?


World Bank Sees Progress Against Extreme Poverty, But Flags Vulnerabilities

“Having 22 percent of people in developing countries still living on less than $1.25 a day and 42 percent with less than $2 a day is intolerable. We need to increase our efforts. On the policy and program side, we need to continue attacking poverty on many fronts, from creating more and better jobs, to delivering better educational and health services and basic infrastructure, to protecting the vulnerable. And on the measurement side, countries need to expand data collection and strengthen statistical capacity, particularly in low-income countries,”

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