Income inequality has been steadily rising in the last decades: inequalities both within and among countries increased. There are differences among world regions as well, with Europe being the less unequal and the Middle East being the highest. Achieving this objective requires bold action to promote social, economic and political inclusion, to adopt policies that promote equality, and to encourage development assistance in developing countries.

Organizations

Organization | Multilateral Environmental Agreements

Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions

BRS

CERN

Organization | Intergovernmental Organizations

European Organization for Nuclear Research

CERN

GEO Secretariat

Organization | Intergovernmental Organizations

Group on Earth Observations

GEO

Organization | Non-Governmental and Business Organizations

International Organization for Standardization

ISO

ITC

Organization | Intergovernmental Organizations

International Trade Center

ITC

Organization | Thematic Platforms

SDG Lab

UNICEF

Organization | Intergovernmental Organizations

United Nations Children’s Fund

UNICEF

UNDP

Organization | Intergovernmental Organizations

United Nations Development Programme Office in Geneva

UNDP

Organization | Intergovernmental Organizations

United Nations Economic Commission for Europe

UNECE

UNITAR

Organization | Intergovernmental Organizations

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

UNITAR

UNOG

Organization | Intergovernmental Organizations

United Nations Office at Geneva

UNOG

Organization | Intergovernmental Organizations

World Trade Organization

WTO