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Building the Resilience of the Poor through Graduation in the Post-COVID-19 Global Context

By BRAC UPGI • June 28, 2021 • 1 minute read

The health shocks brought on by the spread of COVID-19, coupled with the economic crisis wrought by global lockdown measures, have had an immediate and severe impact on the state of extreme poverty. The scale of the crisis means widening numbers of people are experiencing vulnerability and financial insecurity, and risk falling further into the trap of extreme poverty.