Poverty

Peru Will Provide FREE Solar To 2 Million Of Its Poorest Residents

Peru Will Provide FREE Solar To 2 Million Of Its Poorest Residents

The country of Peru aims to provide free electricity to over 2 million of its poorest residents by harnessing the power of the sun. Jorge Merino, the Energy and Mining Minister of Peru, says that the National Photovoltaic Household Electrification Program will provide electricity to poor households through the installation of photovoltaic panels. As reported […]

Hedge Funds Just Told Puerto Rico To Close Schools To Pay Back Its Debt!

Hedge Funds Just Told Puerto Rico To Close Schools To Pay Back Its Debt!

You are probably wondering how could any organisation or financial institute make such ridiculous demands? Well, a group of billionaire hedge fund managers requested that Puerto Rico must lay off teachers and close schools so that they can repay their debt! The “distressed debt” specialists, also know as vulture funds accused Puerto Rico of spending too […]

World’s FIRST Malaria Vaccine Approved, To Be Dispersed Not-For-Profit

World’s FIRST Malaria Vaccine Approved, To Be Dispersed Not-For-Profit

In sub-Saharan Africa, more than a quarter million children under the age of five die every year from Malaria. Statistics marking this life-threatening disease may soon decrease, however, as a vaccine against malaria was recently approved by a European medical agency for use in Africa. European regulators examined phase III clinical trial results involving more […]

‘Smart Bins’ Will Act As Wi-Fi Hot Spots To Those In Underserved Neighborhoods

‘Smart Bins’ Will Act As Wi-Fi Hot Spots To Those In Underserved Neighborhoods

As was recently shared in the article “Education Can Be Beamed To Poor, Rural Locations With This Device,” the ability to connect to the world wide web and receive free information is an invaluable resource that has potential to positively shape the world. With knowledge comes the ability to introduce change, which is why efforts […]

Education Can Be Beamed To Poor, Rural Areas With This New Device

With knowing comes the ability to introduce change and improve one’s status of well-being. But in locations where there is little access to education or inability to connect to the internet (through which free resources might be obtained), the tools needed to improve one’s quality of life are rarely available. For this reason, the company […]