A crisis we can avoid: Extreme poverty and the fiscal cliff

From ONE Mon Nov 26 2012, 13:43:48

NGOs do amazing work to lift people out of poverty. And, as we are often reminded, funding this work is crucial. But even the largest NGOs on earth have budgets only a fraction the size of even dramatically underfunded government programs for foreign aid and international development.

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