Skip to content

News - Page 2

To end extreme poverty, getting back to pre-Covid-19 reduction rates is not enough

This is the first blog in a series about how countries can correct course and make progress in global poverty reduction. This series was published originally on the World bank blogs.

What works to reduce extreme poverty? A selective review – working paper

A selective review of what works to reduce extreme poverty in five countries, undertaken as part of DEEP's inception phase.

What works to reduce extreme poverty? A selective review – working paper: Annexes

Understanding poverty dynamics in Ethiopia: Implications for the likely impact of Covid-19

Locating extreme poverty in Urban East Africa using advanced statistical methods

This research paper explores the extent to which information extracted from satellite images can help predict the distribution of extreme urban poverty in Ethiopia, Tanzania, and Mozambique.

Poverty in Ethiopia: worrying patterns of persistence

New DEEP analysis reveals worrying patterns of persistent poverty in Ethiopia – including among households that have been hard hit by the COVID-19 pandemic’s socioeconomic impacts.