Poverty

A collection of TED Talks (and more) on the topic of poverty.

Video playlists about Poverty

The quest to end poverty

12 talks • 3h 16m
It's the challenge of our age: How do we end poverty? Hear ideas and results from economists, philanthropists, activists working -- in labs and on the ground -- to wipe it out.

The issue of homelessness

4 talks • 36:33
A basic primer on some of the hows and whys, solutions and struggles surrounding the conversation on homelessness.

Exclusive articles about Poverty

Why cities rule the world

Cities are the the 21st century’s dominant form of civilization — and they’re where humanity’s struggle for survival will take place. Robert Muggah and Benjamin Barber spell out...