The best way to bring people out of poverty is to provide job, and the best way to provide jobs to people in developing countries is to increase trade and micro finance opportunities for business. These methods teach people to fish, proverbially, as opposed to simply providing them with a fish.
When the focus is on trade rather than aid, it is immediately more beneficial to both parties involved. Both parties get goods in the deal rather than one getting built up and the other not having a guarantee that they will get something in return for their investment. Trade will strengthen their economy and build them up as well.