Anti Poverty Transfers Talk[20 March 2014]
The Sydney Social Justice Network together with Sydney Ideas co-presented a talk by Professor Armando Barreintos from the University of Manchester on the 13th of March, 2014. Professor Barreintos is the Research Director at the Brooks World Poverty Institute (BWPI) and comes with a rich background on theoretical and empirical studies of poverty alleviation.
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