Tag Archives: Poverty

Child marriage

  Watch this video. Although simplistic in nature, the video’s message is deep. It talks about the need to stop child marriage, and how it is tied to many other social issues, such as poverty, education and health. According to … Continue reading

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Come see the African Children’s Choir on Nov. 23

              “Music is the universal language of mankind.” — Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Become part of the movement. Join us and see how one group of children use song to inspire change and end the poverty cycle. The African Children’s … Continue reading

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Nigeria’s poverty level increases to 61 percent

According to BBC news, the National Bureau of Statistics said 60.9 percent of Nigerians were living in “absolute poverty” in 2010. That means that almost 100 million people are living on less than a $1 a day, despite the economic … Continue reading

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