A complete account of inequality requires that we go beyond differences in income and look at variations in human wellbeing, both today and between generations.
Most of the wealth created by globalization has flowed to multinational corporations and a few wealthy strata, which has widened the gap between the rich and the poor in the society.
Stories like Sophoan’s happen every day in Cambodia. In general, domestic workers, mostly women, are the most vulnerable among other workers in term of living and working conditions.
Australians will go to the polls in a general election on May 18 in a campaign set to be fought over taxation and inequality.
12 NGos to call on the gov’t to continue to address challenges women are facing.
Oxfam indicates Cambodia as 121st out of 157 countries in this year’s inequality index.
Lopez Obrador wants to prioritise domestic crude oil production.
Funcinpec campaign in Banteay Meanchey province’s Serei Saophoan city.
Achieving equality of opportunity should be the goal of social policies in Asean. However, if there are structural problems that are likely to prolong inequality indefinitely, then it may be necessary to address those problems first, writes Rashesh Shresta.
Today, most cities fail to include key stakeholders in the planning process, leading to exclusionary development.