The Challenges of Poverty

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Agenda 2010: The turning point on poverty

Why 2010 could be a landmark year in our fight against poverty. Play your part


1GOAL: Education for all campaign

Sign up here to ask world leaders to do their bit to to ensure every child can go to school.

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Be part of the LIFT

Find out how we're helping people to lift themselves out of poverty

DFID in action

Truck, Malawi

Joining up Africa: regional integration

Regional integration and economic growth in sub-Saharan Africa

Displaced girl in a transit centre, near Vavuniya, Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka - humanitarian response

Latest update on DFID's work in Sri Lanka - updated 30 March 2010