Submitted by Ravi on November 22, 2010 - 5:20pm
Powerful Video about why the MDGs matter, from the voice of a child. WATCH: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sj6q0Apd_cs #MDGMomentum
Check out this new UN video explaining, through a child's voice, how the UN Millennium Development Goals are helping millions to fight poverty and hunger, re...We Can End Poverty: Millennium Development Goals and Beyond 2015
How well do you know the MDGs? Find out! TAKE QUIZ: http://www.theguardian.com/global-development/quiz/2014/aug/18/millennium-development-goals-quiz?CMP=twt_gu
There are only 500 days until the MDGs, established to tackle the world's biggest problems, expireMillennium development goals: how much do you know? – Quiz
Globalization and new technology are actually fueling, rather than closing, the global income gap WATCH: http://www.ted.com/talks/chrystia_freeland_the_rise_of_the_new_global_super_rich #TEDTalk
Technology is advancing in leaps and bounds -- and so is economic inequality, says writer Chrystia Freeland. In an impassioned talk, she charts the rise of a new class of plutocrats (those who are extremely powerful because they are extremely wealthy), and suggests that globalization and new technol…The rise of the new global super-rich
Two fascinating interviews on CBC's Lang and O'Leary Exchange: 13:30: Rajiv Shah, Administrator for USAID, Public-private partnerships has increased from 8% of budget in 2008 to 51% in 2014. 27:45: Jim Moon Kim, Eradication of poverty means 3%. Took...
Amanda Lang and Kevin O'Leary take you inside the business world with their trade mark thought-provoking coverage.Lang & O'Leary Exchange
4 reasons why inequality is bad for society: 1. Economic inequality can give wealthier people an unacceptable degree of control over the lives of others. 2. Economic inequality can undermine the fairness of political institutions. 3. Economic...
It's safe to say that economic inequality bothers us. But why? Harvard philosopher T. M. Scanlon offers four reasons we should tackle — and fix — the problem.The 4 biggest reasons why inequality is bad for society