The World Bank recently interviewed several families in Armenia to depict the hardships people face when they cannot earn more than $5 a day per person. The country faces long, harsh winters and paying to stay warm and eat enough to survive the cold can quickly eat into the poor's meager incomes.
The Face of Poverty package aims to show how tough life can be for these families and their belief that education is the singular way out of poverty for their children.[[avp asset="/content/dam/videos/backup/2018/jun-46/face_of_poverty_in_armenia_slideshow_basic_-_small.flv"]]/content/dam/videos/backup/2018/jun-46/face_of_poverty_in_armenia_slideshow_basic_-_small.flv[[/avp]]
Watch the full documentary here.