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Executive's Desk: Fighting income inequality could spur growth - Albuquerque Journal

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Executive's Desk: Fighting income inequality could spur growth
Albuquerque Journal
From 1945 to the mid-1970s, we had robust economic growth and declining inequality. The strong economic gains after the war were shared widely.
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The World Inequality Database on Education (WIDE) – a new visualization tool to measure marginalization

The World Inequality Database on Education (WIDE) – a new visualization tool to measure marginalization | Gender Inequality | Scoop.it

"To coincide with the launch of the UN Secretary-General’s Education First initiative, the Education for All Global Monitoring Report Team will launch a new interactive website tomorrow – the World Inequality Database on Education (WIDE). In an exclusive preview for this blog, the Report’s director Pauline Rose explains what WIDE shows and why it is important."

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Ventures Africa | AGF, Diamond Bank In $25m Microfinance Deal

Ventures Africa | AGF, Diamond Bank In $25m Microfinance Deal | Gender Inequality | Scoop.it
AGF, Diamond Bank In $25m Microfinance Deal. January 22, 2014 Goke Business, Finance/Money, Strategies & Solutions No comments. pix1 (2). Share via email · Share. VENTURES AFRICA – African Guarantee Fund (AGF) has entered into ...
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Zhang Lixi: Education Empowers Women to Change the World - Women of China

Zhang Lixi: Education Empowers Women to Change the World - Women of China | Gender Inequality | Scoop.it
Women of China Zhang Lixi: Education Empowers Women to Change the World Women of China The proportion of Chinese women has markedly increased in tertiary industries, especially in emerging, technology- and knowledge-intensive industries, and has...
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The Case Against Female Education - Matt Forney

The Case Against Female Education - Matt Forney | Gender Inequality | Scoop.it
At the same time higher education has been degraded by so many unqualified girls getting accepted into college, those girls have seen their egos unjustifiably boosted by their degrees, making them unsuitable to be wives ...
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Former drug addict, prostitute finds rebirth of her own - The Tennessean

Former drug addict, prostitute finds rebirth of her own - The Tennessean | Gender Inequality | Scoop.it
Former drug addict, prostitute finds rebirth of her own The Tennessean Robertson mentors Thistle Farms sales team member Shana Goodwin, 39, who arrived in 2011 after decades of sex trafficking — the last years of it with a pimp who kept a bail...
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Why The Left Must Address Inequality And Poverty - Social Europe Journal

Why The Left Must Address Inequality And Poverty - Social Europe Journal | Gender Inequality | Scoop.it
Social Europe Journal Why The Left Must Address Inequality And Poverty Social Europe Journal The FT is the parish magazine of advanced capitalism and if it is telling its readers the game is up on the relentless growth of inequality and poverty...
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Inequality Seriously Damages Growth, IMF Seminar Hears

Inequality Seriously Damages Growth, IMF Seminar Hears | Gender Inequality | Scoop.it
Growth and inequality are mutually incompatible, participants agreed at a high level seminar held during the IMF-World Bank meetings, but they differed sharply about the priorities to address the rise in inequality over recent ...
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India to finally end BAN on inter-caste marriage? - Malaysia Chronicle

India to finally end BAN on inter-caste marriage? - Malaysia Chronicle | Gender Inequality | Scoop.it
India to finally end BAN on inter-caste marriage?
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The matches will still have to be approved by the bride and groom's parents, but has been hailed as a 'positive development' by campaigners in the region, the Telegraph reported.
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CHUMBI: Female Education

CHUMBI: Female Education | Gender Inequality | Scoop.it
It is the height of selfishness for men, who fully appreciate in their own case the great advantages of a good education to den these advantages to women. There is no valid argument by which the exclusion of the female sex ...
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elexis's curator insight, April 28, 2014 2:04 PM

I chose this article because its encouraging men to see that women should have the right to an education and that women should have that power to be able to learn. This relates to gender inequality because women don't have that power nor ability to get an education.

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Microfinance and the power of the crowd | GfK Insights Blog

Microfinance and the power of the crowd | GfK Insights Blog | Gender Inequality | Scoop.it
This article maps the evolution of 'microfinance' from its origins to today, and considers how the power of the crowd in our increasingly connected world is und.
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Microfinance: Securing Futures in Developing Countries

Produced, edited, and reported by Jessica Hagerty, Cabrini College, Radnor, Pa. 19087 USA, with assistance from Christina Michaluk, Vickie Papageorge, Grayce...
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Bian Li "Microfinancing's Impact on Women"-Pioneer Hi-Bred Iowa International Center Dialgue

Presented by Bian Li Director of Planning, World Food Prize Foundation Micro-financing is a way to supply small loans and other financing to the worlds' poor...
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Men must accept women as equals if development goals are to be ...

Men must accept women as equals if development goals are to be ... | Gender Inequality | Scoop.it
Men must learn what gender equality means and stop trying to control women's lives if future development goals are to have any real traction, the head of the UN Population Fund (UNFPA) said on Monday.
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elexis's curator insight, April 28, 2014 2:00 PM

This article is about how women aren't allowed a right to have contraceptive but men are allowed to. This relates to gender inequality because men aren't allowing women to have a say so in how they should be protected and if they even should be protected.