Promoting solutions to poverty
Synonyms: Advocating responses to economic marginalization
Implementation: In Bombay, India, an estimated 100,000 people live on the pavements. They wash, sleep and raise their families on the roadside. They are on the lowest rung of the social ladder. Yet some of these pavement dwellers have organized themselves to design and build houses and to claim their rights.
Claim: There is no task more urgent than to mount a persistent and comprehensive attack on the underlying factors of human suffering and deprivation.
Type Classification: E: Emanations of other strategies