Did you know that over 700 million people live on less than $2 a day?
Nearly 10% of the global population struggles to survive 24 hours at a time. Eradicating extreme poverty may seem like a simple issue, but in reality, it's very complex.
In Uplift and Empower: A Guide to Understanding Extreme Poverty and Poverty Alleviation you'll learn about:
- The history and context of poverty and how the Industrial Revolution shaped modern social structures
- Major challenges caused by poverty and what it means to live within the poverty mindset
- Innovative solutions to addressing poverty, such as new methods for job creation and community engagement
- And so much more...
This book is an exploration into one of the most pressing issues of our time. It's for anyone interested in becoming part of the solution, and everyone that's ready to Uplift and Empower.
Chapter 0: Introduction
Part 1: History and Context
Chapter 1: Where We Are
Chapter 2: A War, A Plan, and A Not So Silver Bullet
Chapter 3: What Is Poverty?
Chapter 4: The Promise of Productivity
Chapter 5: A Tale of Two Nations - Richland versus Poorland
Chapter 6: How You Give Matters
Part 2: Unpacking The Problems
Chapter 7: Poverty Mindset Chapter
8: Who Runs The World?
Chapter 9: People Problems
Chapter 10: Case Study: China
Chapter 11: Case Study: Liberia
Part 3: Solutions
Chapter 12: A House Built on a Rock
Chapter 13: Taking Care of Business
Chapter 14: Don't Eat the Rich. Feed Them.
Part 4: The Last Lap
Chapter 15: Hello, My Name is Robin.
Chapter 16: What's Next? You Decide.