poverty report

Sydney
Nearly 20% of Australian Jews living in poverty

Yet five of the ten richest Australians are Jews.

Poverty Israel
‘More than one-quarter of Israelis poor or nearly poor’ - Report

While Israel's technological and scientific breakthroughs are impressive, it is still has the highest rate of poverty of any OECD country, according to a National Insurance Institute report.

14/03/2019
A Holocaust survivor shows his tattoo
Aid group: One third of American Holocaust survivors live in poverty

Three quarters of the approximately 3,000 survivors the group aids are older than 75, and saw a 10 percent increase this year in aid requests for survivors battling cancer.

By JTA
27/01/2018
Jerusalem homeless
Report: 22% of Israelis lived in poverty in 2016

The figure is the highest rate in the developed world.

Rav Aryeh Lurie
Heroes of Israel: Poverty's Angel

How many people can one man feed? 100,000!

MASHAV
Mashav: Israel’s Agency for International Development Cooperation

Some 300,000 people have been trained, leaving them as goodwill ambassadors for Israel and empowered to develop and build.

By ANN GOLDBERG
11/10/2016
innovation:africa
innovation:africa, Israeli innovations saving lives in Africa

Now solar energy has been brought to 104 African villages, and one million people have access to water.

By ANN GOLDBERG
05/08/2020
Homeless Israel
Israel neglecting social welfare investment; child poverty at 25%

Welfare minister Haim Katz says people must go back to work. Unemployment at record low of 4.6%.

Rabin Square
Table suspended above Tel Aviv's Rabin Square to highlight food insecurity

The “The Unattainable Meal," exhibit will be visible from September 18 to 24th to symbolize some 200,000 families who are unable to afford meals on a regular basis.

Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu (standing in the first car) and Colonel-General Oleg Salyukov
Just 10 percent of world military spending could defeat poverty

UN figures show an estimated 800 million people live in extreme poverty and suffer from hunger, with fragile and conflict-torn states experiencing the highest poverty rates.

By REUTERS
05/04/2016
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