Isabelle De Lichtervelde

Isabelle is a research assistant for ONE in the UK Office. Before joining ONE, she worked as a researcher at the Brussels Institute of Contemporary China Studies and for the Europe China Research and Advice Network. She holds an MA in sinology and postgraduate MA degree in European politics from the College of Europe.

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Infographic: Predicted levels of global poverty in 2030

Infographic: Predicted levels of global poverty in 2030

In his recent TED talk, Bono said that extreme poverty could be virtually eliminated by 2030, adding: “2030 is just around the corner. It’s about three Rolling Stones farewell concerts away.” A new report from Development Initiatives called “Investments to End Poverty” has projected global poverty leve......