The World Bank warns that 60 million people could return to extreme poverty

The World Bank (WB) warned today that the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus crisis could push 60 million people around the world into extreme poverty, with hundreds of millions more losing their jobs in the face of the sharp economic downturn expected in 2020. According to the institution’s estimates, the global economy will collapse by about 5% this year.

Source: Los Tiempos