Poverty

24 February, 2015

Poverty and Inequalities on the Rise – Just social systems needed as the solution! (Caritas Report)

Caritas Europa published a new report on the impact of the crisis, revealing high levels of poverty in the seven EU countries worst hit by the economic crisis (Cyprus, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Portugal, Romania and Spain). The main conclusions and recommendations presented in the report are: After over 6 years […]
1 February, 2015

CROWDFUNDING, SMES AND THE FIGHT AGAINST POVERTY (Lorenzo Tordelli, IILA)

Crowdfunding is a way people have to provide small amounts of money from long distances and different contexts. The Inter-American Development Bank explains that crowdfunding “is whatever kind of  fundraising that is the result of the need of financial support spread through an open call to a group of people”. […]