Global Future of Development

Global Future of Development

April 27, 2015

Global Futures Contest: The End of World Poverty

We are pleased to announce the winners of the 2015 Global Futures essay and multimedia contest. We received entries from six continents addressing the question:

Imagine it is the year 2030 and we have successfully achieved the World Bank’s goal of eradicating extreme poverty. How did we manage to achieve this? What was a key obstacle we overcame along the way?


Closing the Digital Divide

Haley Lepp | April 27, 2015

Empowering the Poor to Eliminate Poverty

Jordan Greene | April 27, 2015

Agriculture: A Path to Extreme Poverty Reduction

Ademola Adekunbi | April 25, 2015

The Journey Toward Zero Extreme Poverty

Chapa Perera | April 25, 2015