Across the globe, conflicts consistently disrupt farming and food production. Fighting also forces millions of people to flee their homes, leading to hunger emergencies as the displaced find themselves without the means to feed themselves.3 Across the world so many people are struggling for food because of war. This can happen because the countries are poor or air raid can strike things that were helping to grow food and to have fresh water. People get pushed out of their home and then the hunger population grows, by a lot. Natural disasters such as floods, tropical storms and long periods of drought are on the increase -- with calamitous consequences for the hungry poor in developing countries.3 Natural disasters, it happens.
Poverty Around The World What is the poverty? Some people consider themselves to be poor not being able to buy a bigger house or a more expensive car, but there are some people out there cannot even afford to buy some groceries for their children. According to The World Bank Organization, poverty is hunger, a lack of shelter, being sick and not being able to see a doctor, not having the access to school and not knowing how to read. Poverty is not having a job, in fear for future, living one day at a time. (What is Poverty?)
Poverty affects us all. There are many causes of poverty: born into poverty would be one. Poverty is a growing global issue that not only affect one person, but a country itself because we are all apart of a system. Poverty Trap is the main causes of hunger, mainly in Africa and Asia. According to the article World Food Programme, “People living in poverty cannot afford nutritious food for themselves and their families.
Poverty is one of those issues that seems we can never seem to solve. But what could happen if poverty and any other problem that connects to it, may be solved? Donella Meadows, a project for changes in systems, once asked what the world would be like if world hunger, a major factor in poverty, were to be ended completely. The responses were just as expected. “There would
But hunger is only one thing humans living in poverty have to deal with. Another problem people in poverty have to deal with is disease, and health. 270,000,000 children have no access to healthcare (http://www.care.org/work/poverty/child-poverty/facts ), and 1 in 5 children lack safe drinking water
Do you ever even give starvation a thought? In order to stop world hunger, we need more organizations and food drives to provide food for hungry people. Let 's look into the pros and cons of our first solution which is that we need more organizations to distribute food to other parts of the world. Some more organizations like The Hunger Project and Bread For The World are needed in this world. These
The agricultural sector is crippled by perpetual drought cycle, desertification, high population growth rate and lack of infrastructure thus the agricultural sector is kept only at subsistence level (Rajak, 2011). The Horn of Africa suffered a food crisis in 2006, and the effected countries include Ethiopia, Somalia, Kenya and Djibouti, and the main cause was a severe drought. The crisis was further worsened by military conflicts in the area which prevented the humanitarian aid from reaching the most affected regions. The crisis lead to a lack of access to clean water and sanitation for over 12 million people. The droughts have also weakened resilience of the land and people diminishing the prospects of ever achieving future water and food security (Munang & Nkem,
Also agriculture would be defected since poor people often have shortage in supplies. Poverty is a huge dilemma that had a lot of innocent people suffers from its consequences; therefore a lot of organizations got built to help in raising awareness of poverty in countries to inspire people to help prevent poverty. Poverty is not just about the lack of money but it is the lack of opportunities and the lack of access to essential resources, the lack of hope. There are various causes of poverty that affects our world; one of the causes is over population, hunger, natural disasters, agricultural cycle, corrupted leader and lack of education. Over population: Over population is when there are a high ratio of people in a country with few essential resources and little space.
At the end, ending poverty is helping the world. People can all start by doing simple actions like giving donations. These donations can be in various forms; not only in material form, but also knowledge for those people to free themselves from the poverty cycle could use it. Other than that, the government and big companies could open job openings. Instead of simply opening jobs, people could inspire or guide the people trapped in poverty to open their own businesses by teaching them skills like writing, cooking, drawing and so on.
This problem is also creating some other problems in American such as increase crime rate is also because of poverty. There is millions of American who cannot afford to get basic necessities of life. Another important point is that because of ignorance of government for this issue, the poverty rate will continue to increase. So based on these facts; I have selected the issue of poverty to solve. Below are the steps that I will take to solve the problem of poverty: I will promote the policies which will be helpful to create more jobs.