In the back of our heads, we mostly see poverty as a motivational problem. A lot of new research however, shows that the real problem is not a lack of motivation.
Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime. It’s a popular analogy in any discussion about foreign aid.
The UN Millennium Goals are development goals to help create a better world by 2015. So now that the year is almost over, where do we stand?