Manila Social Business Hub
6.5m people in the Philippines live below the poverty. 4m people live in the 526 slum areas around Manila, where conditions are extremely poor.
The Manila Social Business Hub has been established to provide the “poorest of the poor” urban slum dweller families with alternative financial options to break the cycle of poverty.
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Siem Reap Livestock Training Centre
Despite its emergence as the leading tourist destination in Cambodia, Siem Reap Province suffers from poverty rates of more than 30%. For more than 100 families, the Siem Reap Dumpsite has provided their own source of income.
The Siem Reap Livestock Training Centre is providing scavengers with training and hands-on experience in chicken rearing. They are gaining skills to ensure fair and secure income thereby overcoming poverty.
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April 2015 – ADB
March 2015 – ADB: Developing the Financial Sector and Expanding Market Instruments to Support a Post-2015 Development Agenda in Asia and the Pacific
February 2015 – World Bank: Twinning the goals – how can shared prosperity help to reduce global poverty?
December 2014 – ADB: Cambodia needs broader economic base to sustain growth
November 2014 – ADB: Cambodia – Diversifying beyond Garments and Tourism
July 2014 – ADB: Future of Factory Asia