Poverty in Africa

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Information about Poverty in Africa

Published on October 31, 2008

Author: joeyignacio37

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PowerPoint Presentation: By: Ignacio, Joey Jr. V PowerPoint Presentation: Children are suffering and dying due to lack of food which cannot sustain their everyday lives. These kids must escape this unfair pain and agony. PowerPoint Presentation: Almost half the world ’ s population (over three billion people) live on less than $2.50 a day PowerPoint Presentation: According to UNICEF, 26,500 – 30,000 children die each day due to poverty PowerPoint Presentation: POVERTY NEVER TAKES A HOLIDAY... PowerPoint Presentation: About 27-28 percent of all children in the developing countries are estimated to be underweight and malnourished . PowerPoint Presentation: Infectious diseases like Malaria continue to blight the lives of the poor across the world. An estimated 40 million people are living with HIV/AIDS . Three million people died in Africa in 2004. PowerPoint Presentation: About 72 million primary school aged children did not receive education in 2005; 57 percent of them were girls. PowerPoint Presentation: Nearly a billion people entered the 21 st century unable to read a book or sign their names. PowerPoint Presentation: WE NEED EDUCATION PowerPoint Presentation: About 1.8 million child ren d ie each year as a result of diarrhea. PowerPoint Presentation: For the 1.9 billion children from the developing world, the re are: 640 million without adequate shelter 400 million with no access to safe water 270 million with no access to health PowerPoint Presentation: In 2003, 10.6 million children died before they reached the age of 5 worldwide. PowerPoint Presentation: NO ONE CARES!!! PowerPoint Presentation: Why should we care?? Because… - Everyone has the right to live . -Children need some help in order to survive and make their lives worthy . -Some of those children, WITH NO HOPE , can become TERRORISTS some day. - The children feel that they were totally ignored by us . WHAT WE CAN DO???: WHAT WE CAN DO??? GIVE THEM A HAND... RAISE FUNDS... DO VOLUNTEER SERVICES... PowerPoint Presentation: STEP IN AND END POVERTY... EVERYONE NEEDS TO CREATE CHANGE AND BETTER THEIR PLACE IN THIS WORLD... Cited Sites:: Cited Sites: http://www.globalissue.org/ http://worl d- poverty.org/povertyinafrica.aspx http://cozay.com/PHOTOS.php http://jwcole.org/photos.html http://websiterepository.ed.ac.uk/annualreview/0405/poverty-history.html PowerPoint Presentation: THE END... Thanks for watching!!!

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