Tagged: poverty

ctrp382 How the World Thinks of Poverty

ctrp382 How the World Thinks of Poverty

MP3 Audio [23 MB]DownloadShow URL The way people talk and think about poverty has a major influence in how it is addressed in society. The problem is that there is a limited amount of research regarding perceptions of poverty in...
 

Poverty Perceived

Poverty Perceived

How do we explain poverty to ourselves or to others? When conversations in our communities start about those who live in poverty, how do those conversations sound? Perception of poverty is what it is known as in the academic world...

UB Streets

To the Ger District

I’m running late for my next appointment, and as I rush out of the Grand Khan Irish pub, I look across the sea of cars around Sukhbaatar square, and I cover my mouth with my scarf to try and filter...

bm280 On the Ground in Haiti

bm280 On the Ground in Haiti

MP3 Audio [12 MB]DownloadShow URL Our returning champion of humanitarian work, Mr. Tarak, joins us to discuss what is happening on the ground in Haiti as the country struggles to deal with extreme weather and a humanitarian disaster.
 

The Super Rich vs The Super Poor in the US

The Super Rich vs The Super Poor in the US

Normally I prefer to NOT talk about the US elections. I’m not very impressed or excited by the actions and promises of either candidate of the 2 parties that share control of the country.  Sure Obama says things I like...

Quality Media from India

Quality Media from India

There are few projects on the internet, that make me stand up and say – see.. this is what videoblogging is for! And while I’ve mentioned this particular one before, as I watched their latest video I was once again...