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Make poverty history

Travesty is a strong word, but hardly adequate to describe Canada's lack of commitment to attaining the point seven benchmark. Some 29,000 children under five die each and every day of disease and poverty-related causes. Over 100 million kids have never seen the inside of a school house. More than 2 million people die of TB yearly and almost 3 million from the scourge that is malaria. Nearly 40 million are infected with HIV.

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Make poverty history

Travesty is a strong word, but hardly adequate to describe Canada's lack of commitment to attaining the point seven benchmark. Some 29,000 children under five die each and every day of disease and poverty-related causes. Over 100 million kids have never seen the inside of a school house. More than 2 million people die of TB yearly and almost 3 million from the scourge that is malaria. Nearly 40 million are infected with HIV.

  
Parliamentary Calendar
Wednesday, December 31, 1969
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
World Press Photo 15 exhibit premiere at the Canadian War Museum, July 22 July 24, 2015

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A woman takes in the third prize for contemporary issues single photos by Italian photographer Fulvio Bugani. His series is called 'Waria: Being a Different Muslim.'
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Cees Cole, Netherlands ambassador to Canada.
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Mark O’Neill, president and CEO at the Canadian War and History museums.
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World Press Photo representative Noortje Gorter.
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Photographer Chris Roussakis, Hill Times reporter Rachel Aiello, photographer Cynthia Münster and Hill Times online editor Bea Vongdouangchanh.
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The music from these two string musicians flowed through the gallery all evening.
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Jeanine DeVos taking in the exhibit.
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Mark O’Neill, president and CEO at the Canadian War and History museums, with Silvie Morel.
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Cynthia and Yves Bled.

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