World’s Fastest Growing Economy on the Brink of Starvation

The fastest economy is the world is of course Ethiopia. Wait what? Africa boasts a few of the fastest growing economies with Congo, Ivory Coast, and Mozambique in the top 10 with Tanzania and Rwanda at 11 and 12 respectively. That is great news for Africa but how great is it? A very poor country […]

The Poor are not Hungry, They are Malnourished

Hunger is different fromĀ malnutrition. Hunger means you don’t have enough food eat. Being malnourished means that you don’t have enough of the right food to eat. This is a huge distinction that gets lost in development. One could argue that malnourishment can fall under the umbrella of hunger but the problem with that is that […]

The Poor Need People With Ambition

The University of Pennsylvania did an experiment where students were given $5 for fill out of short survey and then shown two flyers from Save the Children asking them for a donation. The first flyer detailed the global poverty problem with 3 million children in Malawi facing malnutrition along with drought in Zambia and 11 […]