Public spending

  • Chhatiya is a young mother who lives in an urban slum in Patna in northeast India. With her husband they were forced into debt to pay private healthcare fees for their new-born son when the public clinic was unable to provide the care he needed.

    India: extreme inequality in numbers

    21 May 2019
  • Los efectos de El Niño, unidos a los del cambio climático, pondrán a 60 millones de personas en riesgo de padecer hambre.

    Closing the divide in Malawi

    24 April 2018
  • Looking at the future: a father holds his daughter as he stands on a site where residents have recently been evicted from nearby luxury apartments in North Jakarta. Photo: Tiara Audina/Antropologi UI

    Towards a more equal Indonesia

    23 February 2017
  • Port de Pointe-Noire in the Republic of the Congo (Brazzaville), supported by a €328m blended finance package. Photo: Congo Terminal Pointe-Noire.

    Blended finance: what it is, how it works and how it is used

    13 February 2017
  • Canal Doi - Canal Te, District 8, Ho Chi Minh city. Photo: Adam Patterson

    Even It Up: how to tackle inequality in Vietnam

    9 January 2017