EVEN IT UP | Oxfam International | The gap between the rich and poor is spiralling out of control. Just 85 individuals have the same wealth as half the people on our planet. Such extreme economic inequality is standing in the way of ending global poverty, and widening other inequalities like the gap between women and men. It is time to Even it up!
'This image has not been modified. It's time to change that.' - photographer Oscar Ruíz partnered with Publicis Mexico for an awareness-raising campaign called Erase the Differences – to cast light on community development issues and inequality in Mexico.
Poor countries lose between $100 - $160 billion each year to corporate tax dodging. The G20 must rewrite international tax laws. http://www.oxfam.org/en/pressroom/pressrelease/2013-09-01/tax-evasion-damaging-poor-country-economies