What Is Ecological Poverty?
A household that lives below the poverty line is a poor one. However, are monetary factors, more specifically the income, enough to decipher the poverty level a family has to face? That is why some economists uphold the theory of Ecological Poverty, which considers another fundamental attribution of human life – the environment. What Determines […]
Breaking The Cycle Of Poverty
The Cycle of Poverty describes a loop in which poverty persists in a whole family’s tree for years: a child lives in impoverishment, grows up unemployed, and later cannot secure sufficient finance for their family. How to break this seemingly endless chain of devastation? How can a child grow up receiving adequate resources to develop […]
Poverty And Problems: Family
In my second article on Poverty and Problems, I will write about a topic that is perhaps quite surprising to many people: Family. Many of us have seen articles or news programs reporting on broken marriages of politicians, rich billionaires, or celebrities in newspapers or on television. This makes many people mistakenly think that it […]
The Relationship Between Poverty And World Hunger
It is already the 21st Century, and food produced by worldwide farmers is abundant to feed everyone. Why are we still thinking about hunger? Unfortunately, poverty and hunger are still one of the most pressing issues due to a straightforward reason: around 690 million people in the world suffered from hunger in 2020. While you […]
Poverty And Problems: Migration And Immigration
As I have introduced in previous blog posts, poverty is the root cause of many social problems and ills. That’s why I want to post a series of blog posts about poverty and its effects on people and society. And in the first blog post, one of the topics that are receiving great attention from […]
How Does Poverty Affect Children?
Children are most vulnerable to negative influences from the outer world and require protection and special care from adults. However, not every child receives equal and well-off upbringings due to a myriad of causes, one of which is poverty. Poverty Effects On Children’s Health Children living in low-income households are liable to poorer health. In […]
Academic Pressure: Effects and Management
On one hand, Academic Pressure can be a motivation for students. It can have a significant influence on students because it helps students get out of their comfort zone to try their best while studying. On other hand, Academic Pressure can also turn into stress which causes students to feel burdened, leading to a downgrade […]
What Are The Causes Of Academic Pressure?
The expectation to get into a prestigious college, receive an amazing GPA, while actively participating in extracurricular activities is constantly stressing students out. This is described as Academic Pressure–an experience in which students are overwhelmed by the efforts spent to meet high demands in achieving certain results such as GPA, awards, and scholarships. Students regardless […]
Poverty And Child Labor Abuse
Poverty often accompanies many problems and causes a series of crimes, especially problems related to children. One of the most serious crimes in recent years has been the abuse of child labor to earn money from adults, sometimes from their own parents. In Sa Pa, the sight of hundreds of ethnic minority children carrying babies […]