Resources tagged: Inequality
This Policy Note summarizes the main content of the workshop on ‘Inequality, Inclusive Growth and the post-2015 Framework’ convened by UNCDF in cooperation with UN-DESA and UNDP in New York on March 7th, 2013.
In this report from Save The Children, Anne Stotler Carol Miller and Jennifer Shindeldecker highlight the demographic trends that put children in urban settings at increasing risk.
This paper surveys work investigating the hypothesis that the presence of major ‘horizontal inequalities’ (HIs) or inequalities among culturally defined groups significantly raises the risk of conflict (Stewart 2000). This theory is based on the notion that ‘when cultural differences coincide with economic and political differences between groups, this can cause deep resentment that may lead to violent struggles’.