More: Inequality

Global Survey Shows 74% Are Aware of the Sustainable Development Goals

Three out of four adults (74%) globally have some awareness of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), according to a new survey commissioned by the...

If we want sustainable development, we have to work together

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is our plan for the future. It aims to transform our world and to improve people's lives for more prosperity and...

‘Digital divide’ will worsen inequalities, without better global cooperation

Inequality will worsen unless the so-called “digital divide” – the gap between under-connected and highly digitalized countries – is not addressed, warns a new report released...

Stop Putin’s Anonymous Laundromat

Since the 1980s, inequality has been growing everywhere on Earth, except in Western Europe but otherwise in Russia. The communists became oligarchs and the oligarchs became state...

Just 10 per cent of workers receive nearly half of global pay

Ten per cent of workers receive 48.9 per cent of total global pay, while the lowest-paid 50 per cent of workers receive just 6.4 per cent,...

Thailand’s Inequality: Unpacking the Myths and Reality of Isan

For decades, the ethnically and linguistically diverse people of Isan, Thailand, have been the subject of pervasive bias, often described as docile and uneducated, or as...

Development in South Africa: Bridging the Gap

To live in one of the most unequal yet highly urbanised societies in the world means that there are high levels of inequality, poverty...

America’s SOTU from a Billionaire President and Inequality

When Thomas Piketty published his book "Capitalism in the Twenty-First Century" five years ago, it was a sensation.  He had analyzed historical concentrations of...

As inequality grows, the UN fights for a fairer world

The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development – the UN’s blueprint for a better and more sustainable future for all – calls for a reduction...

Thailand’s Human Capital Key to Long-Term Growth and Reduced Inequality

Amid a global slowdown and elevated trade tensions, the Thai economy is projected to grow by 3.8 percent in 2019 and 3.9 in 2020,...

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A dual game by China

The Central banks worry about another inflationary spike following...

It’s Time to Focus on Southern Africa: Mozambique Will Matter in a War over Taiwan

Authors: Ulysse Batista, Maximilien Hachiya, and Dr.Julian Spencer-Churchill More than...

President Biden is destroying international law to protect Israel

The wheels of justice move slowly but they appear...

European Union artificial intelligence (AI) act

The European Union (EU) Council declared on Tuesday that...

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