COVID-19 pushed 115 million people into extreme poverty – World Bank

covid-19-pushed-115-million-people-into-extreme-poverty-–-world-bank

For the first time in over two decades, global extreme poverty is expected to rise in 2020 due to COVID-19. The World Bank, in a statement on Wednesday, said the pandemic compounds conflict and climate change, which were already slowing poverty reduction progress. The bank estimated that an additional 88 million to 115 million people […]

COVID-19 pushed 115 million people into extreme poverty – World Bank

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