#Inequality

  • Article: First Lady of Namibia Vows to Donate Wealth to Charity After Death

    First Lady of Namibia Vows to Donate Wealth to Charity After Death

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Feb. 14, 2020

    "I strongly believe that inheritance is one of the biggest drivers of inequality." Read more

  • Article: 6 Facts About Billionaires You Definitely Need to Know

    6 Facts About Billionaires You Definitely Need to Know

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Feb. 5, 2020

    Our new campaign calls on billionaires to help the fight to end extreme poverty. Read more

  • Article: 6 Reasons Stormzy Is a Leading Light in the Fight Against Poverty and Inequality

    6 Reasons Stormzy Is a Leading Light in the Fight Against Poverty and Inequality

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Dec. 20, 2019

    Stormzy smashed it at the Global Citizen Prize award ceremony — and you can tune in to watch! Read more

  • Article: The UK Just Dropped 6 Spots in World Gender Equality Rankings

    The UK Just Dropped 6 Spots in World Gender Equality Rankings

    By Helen Lock|Dec. 19, 2019

    It will take 99 years to close the global gender gap at the current rate, the analysis found. Read more

  • Article: How Singer Raphael Saadiq Uses Music to Uplift Others and Tackle Inequalities

    How Singer Raphael Saadiq Uses Music to Uplift Others and Tackle Inequalities

    By Leah Rodriguez|Dec. 17, 2019

    The critically-acclaimed artist brings his spirit of positivity to the 2019 Global Citizen Prize. Read more

  • Article: Climate Change and Technology Are Creating New Inequalities, UN Says

    Climate Change and Technology Are Creating New Inequalities, UN Says

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Dec. 9, 2019

    "Inequalities in human development are taking new forms." Read more

  • Article: Germany Reclassifies Tampons as 'Necessary' Instead of a 'Luxury'

    Germany Reclassifies Tampons as 'Necessary' Instead of a 'Luxury'

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 13, 2019

    The tax will fall from 19% to 7%. Read more

  • Article: Climate Change Is Threatening the Fight to End Extreme Poverty: UN

    Climate Change Is Threatening the Fight to End Extreme Poverty: UN

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|July 10, 2019

    “It is abundantly clear that a much deeper, faster and more ambitious response is needed.” Read more