Poverty & Environment We are used to hearing reports about the environment, local and global, and we are also accustomed to hearing about poverty. In the 21st century the poor, it seems, are always with us but perhaps we do not always stop to consider whether there might be a connection between these two. Images┬ásuch as these are commonplace on our televisions and in our newspapers but is it possible that the way we think of and treat our own…