21st Century Action
This page is decided to showing present day, global challenges in the four dimensions of poverty and heroes who are working to fight against them. This page also includes organizations that are a part of this movement and some LSA Library books and videos that the Our World 2023 team has make about 21st century action against poverty.
Chef Jose Andres World Central Kitchen - Covid-19 Relief Effort
ViIDEO: Chef Jose Andres:
TIME: "Jose Andres is Feeding the World in a Pandemic"
Vaccinations must be distributed worldwide and administered not only in the world's wealthiest nations if Covid-19 is to be beaten! this step taken in February is one of the first major initiatives to address equitable access.
Borgen Project: "Innovative Solutions for Poverty and Hunger"
This article is summarizing the Human Right's Counsel's annual meeting and describes the emphasis on decreasing the amount of children out of school especially those with disabilities. In order to end educational poverty, it is a global challenge to ensure that education is accessible to all children including those with disabilities.
Michael Stabile LSA '21 talks about his experiences with Blessed Assurances Orphanage in Jamaica.
Mrs. Laffey, a former La Salle teacher and guidance counselor shares her experiences volunteering to help migrant refugees at the US/Mexican border.