From 1988 to 1991 food prices increased due to a change in the policies of
commodity prices which increased the poverty rate.
Poverty and inequality in the Philippines remains a challenge. In the past four
decades, the proportion of households living below the official poverty line has ...
Many attempts have been made to tackle poverty in the Philippines but lack of
vision, corruption and incompetence have often stood in the way.
Sep 16, 2014 ... Most of the poor in the Philippines live in rural areas and work in the ... Asian
Development Bank – Poverty in the Philippines: Causes, ...
Oct 13, 2014 ... The following is a brief look at poverty in the Philippines and the causes behind
the consistently high poverty rate in the country.
Jul 18, 2011 ... After having served for almost three years in the past as secretary of the
Department of Environment and Natural Resources, I agree with De ...
Apr 21, 2010 ... In the Philippines, for instance, the slogan of the coalition that is likely to win the
... The “corruption-causes-poverty narrative” has become so ...
Dec 6, 2011 ... Here's the top 10 reasons why Philippines is poor. 10. Brain Drain- ... They don't
cause poverty but they sure make us poor and hopeless. Lol ...
In the Philippines, for instance, the slogan of the coalition that is likely to win the
... The “corruption-causes-poverty narrative” has become so hegemonic that it ...
Nov 21, 2013 ... Numerous articles emerged recently that point out poverty as one of the major
causes of the Philippines' lack of preparation to the typhoon ...