What is the real meaning of Poverty?
Poverty in simple word means is the lack of human needs, like food, water, air, and all other basic needs.Poverty is pronounced deprivation in well-being, and comprises many dimensions.
It includes low incomes and the inability to acquire the basic goods and services necessary for survival with dignity. Poverty also encompasses low levels of health and education, poor access to clean water and sanitation, inadequate physical security, lack of voice, and insufficient capacity and opportunity to better one’s life.
Though INDIA boosts of a high economic rate it is shameful that most of the people in INDIA are under poverty as INDIA'S population is estimated to be more than 1 billion out of them nearly 300-400 million peoples are under poverty not even having a single meal for one day.
What are the basic reasons of poverty?
There are ten reasons for poverty-
1 Rapidly rising population
2 Low productivity in agriculture
3 Under Utilised Resources
4 Low Rate of Economic Development
5 Rise in prices of goods
8 Shortage of Capital and Able Entrepreneurship
9 Social Factors
10 Political Factors
How you & we can help us in 'fight against poverty'
We all can extend our arms of help, love and compassion to make people self reliant financially and psychologically. We just need to replace their ignorance with some skills set,which they will use to build ladders to self sustainability and prosperity. If you feel you can do it later. You will be wasting all your time in thinking because things will not change without you with out us only thinking, if you are quite its mean you actually not doing anything. Only thing you need to start is "you". The rest will automatically fall in line. If you are in the urban or semi urban parts, it means you are endowed with some skills that is making you self sustainable. Unknowing to you, you have some thing, that you can impart to not only reform people but also to empower them. Simple argument is what makes you sustainable can also make to certain extent others also sustainable. Exceptions are always there.If you really feel you can...then join our volunteers team and get started today...we together make a big difference.