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B O T T O M B I L L I O N. Dr. Ahmad Puad Mat Som. Bottom Billion. World population 6.875 billion 1-5-1 Division. Bottom Billion. 1 billion rich 5 billion in rapidly developing countries 1 billion in states falling behind and falling apart. Bottom Billion. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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B O T T O M

B I L L I O N Dr. Ahmad Puad Mat SomBottom Billion World population 6.875 billion

1-5-1 DivisionBottom Billion 1 billion rich

5 billion in rapidly developing countries

1 billion in states falling behind and falling apart

Bottom Billion

Bottom Billion

Bottom Billion weak/poor governance

often with a history of conflict

resulted in limited government ability to disburse aid effectively

Characteristics of the States:

Bottom Billion landlocked with bad neighbors

suppression of human rights

marginalization of particular ethnic groups

Characteristics of the States:

Bottom Billion live in on no money

stuck in absolute poverty

no education

Characteristics of the People:

Bottom Billion live in trap of disease

- parasitic and bacterial infections

- dengue is the highest burden

- soil-transmitted infections are prevalent

Characteristics of the People:

Bottom Billion effects of neglected tropical diseases

- reduced child survival

- high costs of treatment

- reduced agricultural productivity

Characteristics of the People:

Bottom Billion uncompetitive exporters of labour intensive goods and services

private capital does not flow

private wealth is held abroad

Issues of Fragile States: Bottom Billion

Bottom Billion health (especially maternal and child)

agriculture

education

infrastructure

Investment in 4 key elements of poverty trap:

POPULATION UNDERNOURISHED29Bottom Billion