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The pandemic has shown the importance of global partnerships in responding to crises. By working together, countries have been able to share resources and expertise and pool their efforts to respond to the pandemic.
“The Coronavirus Pandemic will see more than a Quarter of a Billion people suffering acute hunger by the end of 2020. The lives and livelihoods of 265 million people in low and middle-income countries will be under severe threat, up from a current 135 million.” (World Food Programme)
Poverty levels will Increase Globally Due to COVID19 Pandemic
“A preliminary estimate for 2020, incorporating the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, projects that an additional 88 million to 115 million people will be pushed into extreme poverty, bringing the total to between 703 and 729 million.” (World Bank)