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Living on a Dollar a Day: Reality of Extreme Poverty Revealed

Photojournalist Renée C. Byer traveled to 10 countries on four continents, documenting the lives of people who live on less than one dollar a day. In an interview for the original web series Depth of Field, Byer told NBC’s Ann Curry most of those living in extreme poverty are women and children.

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