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The Global Poverty Project Company Profile

17:11 EDT 19th September 2018 | BioPortfolio

About Live Below the LineLive Below the Line is a campaign created by the Global Poverty Project which challenges people to Live Below the Line for five days, raising funds for and awareness of the 1.2 billion people who live below the line every day. Live Below the Line believes that to tackle extreme poverty, we must first understand it. Live Below the Line gives participants a unique glimpse into the lives of those living in extreme poverty. The campaign runs internationally and has raised over $10 million to date for the world’s leading anti-poverty organizations. www.livebelowtheline.ca


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How poverty changes your mind-set

Cigarette Tax Hike Could Ease Poverty for Millions Worldwide: Study

THURSDAY, April 12, 2018 -- A big boost in cigarette prices could lead to fewer health problems and less poverty for millions of people worldwide, according to a new study. The researchers from the Gl...

Poverty linked to increased risk of death and disability from NCDs in lower income countries

Poverty increases the risk of death and disability from non-communicable diseases, such as cancer, heart disease, stroke and diabetes in low- and middle-income countries, a new systematic review shows...

Africa's rapid population growth puts poverty progress at risk, says Gates

Rapid population growth in some of Africa's poorest countries could put at risk future progress towards reducing global poverty and improving health, according to a report by the philanthropic foundat...

A Leader in the War on Poverty Opens a New Front: Pollution

A pastor is resurrecting the Poor People’s Campaign, a movement started by Martin Luther King Jr. He sees the climate and environment as issues on par with poverty and racism.

Lack of paid sick leave increases poverty

(Florida Atlantic University) A new study has quantified, for the first time, the relationship between lack of paid sick leave and poverty in the US. The data indicates that, even when controlling for...

#jobs #lifescience Project Manager, Global Medical Affairs Oncology

Biotechnology, Pharma and Biopharma News – Research – Science – Lifescience ://Biotech-Biopharma-Pharma: Project Manager, Global Medical Affairs Oncology .MA-Rockland, The Project Ma...

U.S. Opioid ODs Cluster in Centers of Poverty

MONDAY, March, 26, 2018 -- Poverty may be fueling America's opioid crisis, a new study suggests. Of the more than 515,000 Americans who have died from drug overdoses since 2006, most lived in poor are...

PubMed Articles [1329 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

The social issue in the BRICS Project.

BRICS, the acronym for Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa, is the first multilateral group created and run by non-western developed countries. The group aims to influence world geopolitics ...

Using a Poverty Simulation Exercise in Mental Health Nursing.

Simulation exercises can be used to provide poverty-related content that might be lacking in traditional clinical settings. A descriptive qualitative study design was used to examine the use of a pove...

The primary care provider and the patient living in poverty: Applying the Bridges to Health and Healthcare model to NP practice.

There is a much recent emphasis on the social determinants of health, and poverty is the most influential of these. It is not enough merely to understand the influence of poverty on health-the primary...

Poverty concentration in an affluent city: Geographic variation and correlates of neighborhood poverty rates in Hong Kong.

Previous investigations of geographic concentration of urban poverty indicate the contribution of a variety of factors, such as economic restructuring and class-based segregation, racial segregation, ...

Poverty dynamics, poverty thresholds and mortality: An age-stage Markovian model.

Recent studies have examined the risk of poverty throughout the life course, but few have considered how transitioning in and out of poverty shape the dynamic heterogeneity and mortality disparities o...

Clinical Trials [2897 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

The Effect of Poverty on Psychological Well-being of Children

The aim of this study is to explore the impacts of poverty and income disparity on the psychological well-being of Hong Kong Chinese children.

The Value of Health Insurance: A Field Experiment in India

In this study, the investigators use a randomized field experiment in Karnataka, India, to measure the effects of a free inpatient public health insurance plan, Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yoj...

Offering Free Fruits and Vegetables to Men at Risk of Poverty

The study aims to investigate whether the provision of free fresh fruits and vegetables to middle-aged men at risk of poverty increases their fruit and vegetable intake over a period of 4 ...

A Healthy People Initiative: Building the Socio-Economic Capital of Low Income Population At-Risk for HIV and Hepatitis-C

"Health is a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being, and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity" (World Health Organization, 1948). Diseases such as HIV/AIDS and ...

Prevention of Female Genital Schistosomiasis (FGS) in Rural High-endemic South Africa

Schistosomiasis is a poverty-related water-transmitted parasitic disease affecting more that 200 million people world wide. Infection with Schistosoma haematobium may cause Female Genital ...

Companies [1558 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

The Global Poverty Project

About Live Below the LineLive Below the Line is a campaign created by the Global Poverty Project which challenges people to Live Below the Line for five days, raising funds for an...

SVQF

SVQF, founded in 2006, serves to empower those in need by enhancing their potential while alleviating their poverty. SVQF's mission is to alleviate extreme poverty. To this end, SVQF supports experi...

The Center for Interfaith Action on Global Poverty

Millennium Promise

The mission of Millennium Promise is to help achieve the Millennium Development Goals - eight globally endorsed objectives addressing the multiple dimensions of extreme poverty - in Africa by 2015. T...

Michael & Susan Dell Foundation

The Michael & Susan Dell Foundation (www.msdf.org) is dedicated to improving the lives of children living in urban poverty around the world. With offices in Austin, TX, New Delhi, India, and Cape Town...

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