Progressive taxation

  • Kadigueta Barry is a breeder. She is 34 years old, mother of 4 children. She has been internally displaced for 12 month.

    West Africa: extreme inequality in numbers

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  • Kibera, the largest informal settlement in Africa, where an estimated 700,000 to 1 million people live. Many of the families live in a precarious situation with lack of access to basic social services, such as water, electricity and decent housing. Photo credit: Pablo Tosco/Oxfam

    A tale of two continents: fighting inequality in Africa

    2 September 2019
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    The West Africa inequality crisis

    9 July 2019
  • The financial district of Dhaka, Bangladesh. Despite economic growth, almost 40 million people in Bangladesh still live below the national poverty line. Photo: GMB Akrash/Oxfam

    The Commitment to Reducing Inequality Index 2018

    8 October 2018
  • Despite an impressive economic growth since 2005, poverty still affects millions of people’s lives in Kenya.

    Taxing for a more equal Kenya: a five-point action plan to tackle inequality

    6 December 2017
  • A computer classroom in Oneputa Combined School, northern Namibia. The Namibian government is committed to reducing inequality and secondary education is free for all students. Photo: John Hogg/World Bank

    The Commitment to Reducing Inequality Index

    16 July 2017