Inequality and Climate Change - The Double Threat to Life on Earth

Reducing poverty and improving equity
Sep 22, 2019 | UNDP

The twin threats of climate change and rising inequality are intertwined and challenging obstacles for humans. The effects of climate change will impact mostly the poor who have done the least to heat the planet. In this illustrated article, the UNDP argues that although innovation has exploded, and poverty has declined, the gap between the haves and have nots continues to widen. Several leading photographers depict these issues.

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