Poverty in Africa

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This video is about the children in Africa who needs education, food and help from us to survive.

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By: Ignacio, Joey Jr. V

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Children are suffering and dying due to lack of food which cannot sustain their everyday lives. These kids must escape this unfair pain and agony.

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Almost half the world’s population (over three billion people) live on less than $2.50 a day

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According to UNICEF, 26,500 – 30,000 children die each day due to poverty

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POVERTY NEVER TAKES A HOLIDAY...

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About 27-28 percent of all children in the developing countries are estimated to be underweight and malnourished.

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Infectious diseases like Malaria continue to blight the lives of the poor across the world. An estimated 40 million people are living with HIV/AIDS. Three million people died in Africa in 2004.

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About 72 million primary school aged children did not receive education in 2005; 57 percent of them were girls.

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Nearly a billion people entered the 21st century unable to read a book or sign their names.

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WE NEED EDUCATION

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About 1.8 million children die each year as a result of diarrhea.

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For the 1.9 billion children from the developing world, there are: 640 million without adequate shelter 400 million with no access to safe water 270 million with no access to health

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In 2003, 10.6 million children died before they reached the age of 5 worldwide.

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NO ONE CARES!!!

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Why should we care?? Because… -Everyone has the right to live. -Children need some help in order to survive and make their lives worthy. -Some of those children, WITH NO HOPE, can become TERRORISTS some day. - The children feel that they were totally ignored by us.

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WHAT WE CAN DO??? GIVE THEM A HAND... RAISE FUNDS... DO VOLUNTEER SERVICES...

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STEP IN AND END POVERTY... EVERYONE NEEDS TO CREATE CHANGE AND BETTER THEIR PLACE IN THIS WORLD...

Cited Sites: : 

Cited Sites: http://www.globalissue.org/ http://world-poverty.org/povertyinafrica.aspx http://cozay.com/PHOTOS.php http://jwcole.org/photos.html http://websiterepository.ed.ac.uk/annualreview/0405/poverty-history.html

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THE END... Thanks for watching!!!