UN report reveals growing inequality
The UN's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) will remain a pipe dream in 2030 unless the widening gap between the richest and poorest in society is reversed.That is according to the UN's recent World Social Report 2020, Inequality in a Rapidly Changing World, which reveals that inequality is growing for 70% of the global population, even in most developed
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