PBS NewsHour

A scientific approach to evaluating anti-poverty programs

Clip: 08/23/2019 | 9m 4s

In Ethiopia, over a quarter of the population survives on less than two dollars a day. International organizations and foreign governments provide funds to address the rampant poverty in this country and others, but little data is available to assess the effectiveness of such programs. Special correspondent Fred de Sam Lazaro reports on one nonprofit’s rigorous, research-driven approach to aid.

Aired: 08/23/19

Rating: NR

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