poverty

What Causes Poverty In Developing Countries?

In the landlocked southern African nation of Lesotho, researchers from ICAP engaged on the START Study have been grappling with these questions each day. The Forum for International Health and Tropical Medicine at Washington University School of Medicine is organizing its sixteenth Annual Forum on International Health and Tropical Medicine …

Exploring Global Poverty Using The Multidimensional Poverty Index

Couldn’t make it to the American Public Health Association (APHA) annual conference in Chicago in October-November 2015? On the opposite hand, the mass migration of African residents to the urban sprawl that surrounds the cities of Monrovia, Freetown, and Conakry is moving the epicenter of the affected area to areas …