Causes of poverty in India include lack or resources, high levels of illiteracy, high population growth and caste system. Other factors may include large families and unequal distribution of income. More »

Issues in the educational system, unequal opportunities for poor versus wealthy children, high dropout rates, lack of properly trained educators and poverty are all contributors to the illiteracy problems in India. India... More »

India is a poor country because of corruption, natural disasters, large population density and lack of employment. Some of the problems caused by poverty in this country include poor living standards, lack of proper heal... More »

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Some of the main causes of poverty in the Philippines include low economic growth, low job quality, high inflation, high population growth, a lacking agriculture sector and recurring natural disasters. The Philippines st... More »

Issues in the educational system, unequal opportunities for poor versus wealthy children, high dropout rates, lack of properly trained educators and poverty are all contributors to the illiteracy problems in India. India... More »

According to the Foundation for Sustainable Development, India's high population, coupled with its comparatively small geographic size, has resulted in major environmental degradation, including the loss of forests and t... More »

In a 2014 Business Recorder article, Ambassador Masood Khan states that a sound policy framework and adequate resources at the national and international levels are needed to reduce poverty in Pakistan. Poverty at a nati... More »