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The Idealist : Jeffrey Sachs and the quest to end poverty

Author: Nina Munk
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, 2013.
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A powerful portrayal of Jeffrey Sachs's ambitious quest to end global poverty. As Secretary General of the United Nations and author of Fools Rush In Sachs argues that extreme poverty is a solvable problem, drawing on success stories from his daring five-year Millennium Villages Project experiment in Africa to demonstrate how specific initiatives can enable profound positive changes.
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Munk, Nina.
Idealist
(OCoLC)855785829
Named Person: Jeffrey Sachs; Jeffrey Sachs
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nina Munk
ISBN: 9780385537742 0385537743 1299809626 9781299809628
OCLC Number: 857708856
Description: 1 online resource (pages)
Responsibility: Nina Munk.

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A powerful portrayal of Jeffrey Sachs's ambitious quest to end global poverty. As Secretary General of the United Nations and author of Fools Rush In Sachs argues that extreme poverty is a solvable problem, drawing on success stories from his daring five-year Millennium Villages Project experiment in Africa to demonstrate how specific initiatives can enable profound positive changes.

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