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Oxfam campaigns against tax havens. Photo: Tineke D'haese/Oxfam

Blog: How to end the inequality crisis? More tax justice

While the rich are getting richer, governments’ reforms all around the world have brought cuts in corporate income, wealth and property taxes and cuts in public services. The EU is not exempt from this trend, but can have a positive role – if it implements reforms.

Blog: World leaders at Davos: Show us your climate credentials!

When more than 400 000 people joined th

Sao Paulo. Photo: Tuca Vieira, used with permission

Blog: Desigualdad y cambio climático: Principales retos para los líderes mundiales en 2015

Si no se combate, la desigualdad económica podría suponer un retroceso en los avances conseguidos en la lucha contra la pobreza y amenazar la estabilidad global. 

Winnie Byanyima

Blog: We must end extreme inequality. Now.

There is an overwhelming consensus that things must change. We can now claim a broad consensus on the causes and problems of inequality. What we need now is a shared agenda on the solutions. It's time to Even It Up.

The World Economic Forum hits Latin America, the most unequal region in the world

Blog: The World Economic Forum hits Latin America, the most unequal region in the world

This year the World Economic Forum (or WEF) for the Latin America region was held in Panama. A country where growth levels, which are among the 20 highest in the world, have gone hand in hand with an increase in inequality over the last 4 years – running counter to the rest of the region that has seen inequality decrease.

Toward an international movement to tackle inequality

Blog: Toward an international movement to tackle inequality

International agreement on the need to take action against rising and damaging economic inequality is gathering pace.

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