Leading Global Poverty Organizations’ Statement on Trade and Poverty

Today, leading development NGOs and coalitions including the Alliance to End Hunger, the Business Council for Global Development, the International Youth Foundation, the National Cooperative Business Association, ONE, Vital Voices Global Partnership, and Women Thrive Worldwide issued the following statement.  Signatories see trade as critically important to generating inclusive economic growth, and believe that the […]

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Reduce Trade Roadblocks to Improve Food Security

Conventional wisdom usually does not link trade to programs and policies that address poverty. We need to unpack this conventional wisdom and explore how improving key aspects of trade link to development, using as an example how US-Africa trade policies can unlock Africa’s economic potential in agriculture. More Africans are employed in agriculture than in […]

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