A homeless man sleeps on the ground in Sheung Wan, Hong Kong, on July 25. Photo: Felix Wong A homeless man sleeps on the ground in Sheung Wan, Hong Kong, on July 25. Photo: Felix Wong
A homeless man sleeps on the ground in Sheung Wan, Hong Kong, on July 25. Photo: Felix Wong
Juan Manuel Santos
Opinion

Opinion

Juan Manuel Santos and Sabina Alkire

Don’t let the Covid-19 crisis reverse hard-won gains towards ending poverty

  • Leaders should recognise the crisis offers a rare chance to build a more inclusive, sustainable world, but only if we end all forms of poverty. The launch of a global multidimensional poverty index can serve as a catalyst

A homeless man sleeps on the ground in Sheung Wan, Hong Kong, on July 25. Photo: Felix Wong A homeless man sleeps on the ground in Sheung Wan, Hong Kong, on July 25. Photo: Felix Wong
A homeless man sleeps on the ground in Sheung Wan, Hong Kong, on July 25. Photo: Felix Wong
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Juan Manuel Santos

Juan Manuel Santos

Juan Manuel Santos, a Nobel Peace Prize laureate, is a former president of Colombia (2010-18) and a visiting professor at the Department of International Development, University of Oxford.

Sabina Alkire

Sabina Alkire

Sabina Alkire is director of the Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative, University of Oxford.