World Poverty for Dummies (Dummies Series)

World Poverty for Dummies (Dummies Series)

by Sarah Marland, Lindsay Rae, Ashley Clements, Adam Valvasori
     
 

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Created especially for the Australian customer!

Uncover the global building blocks of poverty

Ending world poverty is possible — and you can help. With World Poverty For Dummies, you find out about the building blocks of poverty, as well as its varying causes and manifestations in different regions around the world. Most importantly,

Overview

Created especially for the Australian customer!

Uncover the global building blocks of poverty

Ending world poverty is possible — and you can help. With World Poverty For Dummies, you find out about the building blocks of poverty, as well as its varying causes and manifestations in different regions around the world. Most importantly, you discover inspiring stories of change and actions you can take — from changing your consumer and investment choices or lobbying your government, to becoming an aid worker.

Discover:

  • The real situation of the global poor
  • Life in the world's megacities
  • Solutions that address poverty
  • Ways to get your friends onboard
  • How to become an aid worker

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780731406999
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
07/08/2008
Series:
For Dummies Series
Pages:
416
Sales rank:
904,949
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.20(d)

Meet the Author

Sarah Marland manages Amnesty International Australia's campaign on human rights and poverty.

Ashley Clements works with refugees for World Vision in the Middle East.

Lindsay Rae is head of research and education at World Vision Australia.

Adam Valvasori is values manager at The Body Shop Australia.

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