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World leaders pledge $932mn in poverty fight

PUBLISHED: Mon, 30 Sep 2019 12:41:00 GMT

World leaders made new commitments totalling $932.1 million and announced new campaigns to end extreme poverty. To discuss this – on the sidelines of the Global Citizen Festival in New York, CNBC Africa’s Wole Famurewa caught up with Deputy Secretary General of United Nations, Amina Mohammed for more.


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