Although child mortality has significantly declined as a result of the Millenium Development Goals, 8 million children are still dying every year. It is hard to imagine that in this day and age child mortality amounts to such a figure. What makes
Lack of education is a massive contributor to poverty, starvation and crime, all of which are major obstacles to sustainable development. It is estimated that around 57 million children do not attend primary school while another 250 million cannot read or count.
It is an all too familiar story hearing news of natural disasters and adverse weather conditions that damage substantial amounts of crops in developing countries. Equally familiar is the fact that most farmers in developing countries do not have any insurance for