The Idealist: Jeffrey Sachs and the Quest to End Poverty

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The Idealist: Jeffrey Sachs and the Quest to End Poverty

≬ Kindle Download ᥝ The Idealist: Jeffrey Sachs and the Quest to End Poverty For Free ⊣ ePUB By Nina Munk ⋜ A powerful portrayal of Jeffrey Sachs s ambitious quest to end global poverty The poor you will always have with you, to cite the Gospel of Matthew 26 11 Jeffrey Sachs celebrated economist, special advisor to the Secretary General of the United Nations, and author of the influential best seller The End of Poverty disagrees In his view, poverty is a problem that can be solved With single minded determination he has attempted to put into practice his theories about ending extreme poverty, to prove that the world s most destitute people can be lifted onto the ladder of development In 2006, Sachs launched the Millennium Villages Project, a daring five year experiment designed to test his theories in Africa The first Millennium village was in Sauri, a remote cluster of farming communities in western Kenya The initial results were encouraging With his first taste of success, and backed by 120 million dollars from George Soros and other likeminded donors, Sachs rolled out a dozen model villages in ten sub Saharan countries Once his approach was validated it would be scaled up across the entire continent At least that was the idea For the past six years, Nina Munk has reported deeply on the Millennium Villages Project, accompanying Sachs on his official trips to Africa and listening in on conversations with heads of state, humanitarian organizations, rival economists, and development experts She has immersed herself in the lives of people in two Millennium villages Ruhiira, in southwest Uganda, and Dertu, in the arid borderland between Kenya and Somalia Accepting the hospitality of camel herders and small hold farmers, and witnessing their struggle to survive, Munk came to understand the real life issues that challenge Sachs s formula for ending global poverty The Idealist is the profound and moving story of what happens when the abstract theories of a brilliant, driven man meet the reality of human life. 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