Poverty


HOMELESS

How cities around the world are tackling poverty

Author | Eduardo Bravo Over 150 million people around the world are homeless. In other words, 2% of the global population lives on the street. The most chilling aspect of these figures is that they are not conclusive, given the difficulty of collecting data and the different criteria used by countries ...
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Can Big Data eradicate poverty?

Author | Arantxa Herranz How many people live in poverty in the world? This is a difficult figure to calculate, but recent estimates indicate that 736 million people live on less than $1.90 a day. Although this figure has fallen in recent years, the number of vulnerable people is expected to rise ...