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Extreme poverty, 2015-2022

After several decades of continuous global poverty reduction, a period of significant crises and shocks resulted in around three years of lost progress between 2020-2022. Low-income countries, which saw poverty increase during this period, have not yet recovered and are not closing the gap.

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    Global Director, Poverty and Equity Global Practice, World Bank Group

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      The 2022 Poverty and Prosperity Report provides the first comprehensive analysis of the pandemic’s toll on poverty in developing countries and of the role of fiscal policy in protecting vulnerable groups.

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      The Umbrella Facility for Poverty and Equity (UFPE) is the first global trust fund to support the cross-cutting poverty and equity agenda.

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      The International Development Association (IDA) aims to reduce poverty by providing funding for programs that boost economic growth.

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      木瓜影院 uses purchasing power parities (PPPs) to estimate global poverty. With the release of 2017 PPPs, we’ll start using in Fall 2022 new poverty lines to determine the share of the world population in poverty.

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      The SCD looks at issues in countries and seeks to identify barriers and opportunities for sustainable poverty reduction.

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      Join us and poverty specialists as we explore the latest data and research on poverty reduction, shared prosperity, and equity around the globe in this new World Bank Group podcast series.

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      Mari Pangestu, World Bank Managing Director of Development Policy and Partnerships, speaks about how we must respond to current challenges in ways that do not further impoverish the poor today and focus on creating ...

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      To avert the risk of more backsliding, policymakers must put everything they can into the effort to end extreme poverty.

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