Forgo Traditional Foreign Aid: Give Money Directly to People Who Need It

Sometimes the most obvious answer is the best solution, especially when it comes to helping low-income people in developing countries.
Aug 5, 2014·
Samantha Cowan is an associate editor for culture.

What's the best way to improve people's lives? Just give them some money.

American charity GiveDirectly helps solve rural poverty by giving cash directly to those in need.

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