1.2 Billion People, 1.2 Billion Reasons (Day 4: Live Below The Line)

"The problems that exist in the world today cannot be solved by the level of thinking that created them." - Albert Einstein As of 2010, the world had 1.2 billion people living in extreme poverty - which is 20.63% of the world's population. While that figure seems enormous, it's actually good news. The numbers released … Continue reading 1.2 Billion People, 1.2 Billion Reasons (Day 4: Live Below The Line)

Why £1? (Day 1: Live Below The Line)

I kicked off Day 1 of my Live Below The Line challenge today! I'll be living off £1 per day for my food and drink for the next 5 days. Why £1?  The international Extreme Poverty Line was defined by the World Bank as $1.25 US dollars a day, in 2005. If you live on … Continue reading Why £1? (Day 1: Live Below The Line)

Live Below The Line 2013

https://www.livebelowtheline.com/me/elleenelle This will be my third year of taking part in the Live Below The Line challenge.  Live Below the Line is an innovative awareness and fundraising campaign that's making a huge difference in the fight against extreme poverty. Live Below the Line challenges individuals and communities to see how much change you can make out of … Continue reading Live Below The Line 2013