Poverty as a social problem is a deeply embedded wound that permeates every dimension of culture and

Poverty as a social problem is a deeply embedded wound that permeates every dimension of culture and
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Poverty as a social problem is a deeply embedded wound that permeates every dimension of culture and society . It includes sustained low levels of income for members of a community. It includes a lack of access to services like education, markets, health care, lack of decision making ability, and lack of communal facilities like water, sanitation, roads, transportation, and communications. Meaningful long-term alleviation of hunger is rooted in the alleviation of poverty, as poverty leads to hunger. World hunger is a terrible symptom of world poverty. If efforts are only directed at providing food, or improving food production or distribution, then the structural root causes that create hunger, poverty and dependency would still remain. While resources and energies are
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