Poverty and Inequality

Millennium Development Goals: A Compact Among Nations to End Human Poverty

The new century opened with an unprecedented declaration of solidarity and determination to rid the world of poverty.

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Human Development to Eradicate Poverty

Eradicating poverty everywhere is more than a moral imperative - it is a practical possibility. That is the most important message of the Human Development Report 1997. The world has the resources and the know-how to create a poverty-free world in less than a generation.

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22 April 2013 | Christina Hackmann

People everywhere face various kinds of inequalities.