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What if there was a miracle treatment for world poverty? It might already exist.



How would you feel if you learned a drug had been found that vastly improves the health and well-being of some of the poorest people in the world? This new treatment, Pecunilam, has startled researchers for its efficacy in treating a whole host of conditions. Today, it is easily the most heavily researched development intervention in the world.

 

Clinical trials show it increases children’s height-for-age and weight-for-height ratios in South Africa. Just one dose leads to large reductions of HIV infection rates and improves the psychological well-being of children in Malawi. It has even been found to substantially increase schooling and reduce child labor.

 

A single dose works as a powerful poverty reduction tool, too. In one study in Sr...
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A Kurdish guy saves the lives of 6 people


A Kurdish guy from Raniya is called a hero for saving the lives of 6 people in UK.

 

A fire broke out in a car carrying six people on a road in the UK. At the time, a Kurdish g...


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Taimur of Anfal: Survivor of the Samawa mass graves


Taimur Abdulla Ahmed, known as Taimor of Anfal, is one of the survivors of the Anfal crimes committed by Saddam Hussein's regime against the people of Kurdistan in the 1980s.

 


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IPCC report: The world gets hungrier, but the land is exhausted – from us and from climate change


The UN's scientific body on climate change highlights in a new report the strong connection between land use and climate change. A radical change in the food system is key to people's livelihoods a...


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