Third World Quotes (35 quotes)
Why Blame Third World Poverty on First World Greed?
Images of poverty in the developing world can shock the senses. Even more startling, one person, usually a child under five, dies of hunger every 3. While poverty exists in every country and the reasons for poverty vary, several causes of poverty affect large portions of the developing world. Many developing nations suffer poverty as a result of colonialism, governmental corruption and elitism, poor access to education and a lack of basic resources. Many countries have never fully recovered from the effects of colonialism.
The lives of 6 million children could be saved globally each year through more effective primary care. In fact, million people spend at least 10 percent of their income on health expenses for themselves or a family member which can push them further into poverty. Despite these overwhelming statistics, blockchain technology is beginning to transform the health care sector in Europe and Africa through virtual health assistance. Harvard University Chemistry Professor George Whiteside created the machine to feature a small finger prick device. The patient experiences a quick poke from a sterilized needle, then places their fingerprint onto a chip that is inserted into the machine. The intelligent CareAi system has the ability to diagnose diseases like typhoid fever, malaria and tuberculosis in seconds and quickly prints results, which directs ill patients to nearby pharmacies for medicine. CareAi ensures that all patient information and results are kept anonymous so it will be able to help undocumented migrants and populations secluded from the health care system who fear deportation.