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A study of the inequality of wealth in New York. Airs Sunday December 2nd, at 9.00 p.m
Published on: October 29, 2012 | 
Length: 2:43 | 
Views: 5924
 |  This video is available until: November 24, 2017
 

Why Poverty International Feature Documentaries

Following the unprecedented success of the series Why Democracy? which reached an estimated 250 million people in 180 countries through 48 broadcasters, Why Poverty? Is a groundbreaking cross-media project that asks why, in the 21st Century, a billion people still live in poverty. Using public media the project helps audiences across the world understand what they can do about poverty. These compelling documentaries explore issues like food security, education, gender equality, the conditions into which children are born, corruption, climate change, the effectiveness of global aid and the effects of disease and wars.