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Sustainable Development Goal 10 | Reduced inequality: Overview

All of School guide to support: Global citizenship [SCoT], Sustainable development [ScOT.1050] and Ethical understanding [acgc.7]

Source: Black, S. (2019).

"The international community has made significant strides towards lifting people out of poverty.... However, inequality persists and large disparities remain regarding access to health and education services and other assets. To reduce inequality, policies should be universal in principle, paying attention to the needs of disadvantaged and marginalized populations." (United Nations, n.d.)
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Goal 10 | Reduced inequality: Introduction & Overview

Level 1 resourceFilm and videoUsing YouTube on campus help and instructionsTo view this video on campus remember to first login to your school Google account using your mConnect username and password. Click here for more help on using YouTube on campus.

Inequality threatens social harmony and economic development. Achieving sustainable development requires inclusiveness and equality for all. The UN calls on everyone to help make a difference. (United Nations, 2019)

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In text reference / citation: United Nations (2019) or (United Nations, 2019)
Bibliography / Reference list: United Nations (2019). Why Reducing Inequality Within & Among Countries Matters - Sustainable Development Goal 10, [eVideo]. United Nations, Retrieved from https://youtu.be/P-xWg3WZUHw

Goal 10 | Reduced inequality: Facts & Figures

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Facts & Figures Global Targets

22%

In 2016, 22 percent of global income was received by the top 1 percent compared with 10 percent of income for the bottom 50 percent.

16%

In 1980, the top one percent had 16 percent of global income. The bottom 50 percent had 8 percent of income.

33%

Economic inequality is largely driven by the unequal ownership of capital. Since 1980, very large transfers of public to private wealth occurred in nearly all countries. The global wealth share of the top 1 percent was 33 percent in 2016.

39%

Under "business as usual", the top 1 percent global wealth will reach 39 percent by 2050.

2x

Women spend, on average, twice as much time on unpaid housework as men.

60%

Women have as much access to financial services as men in just 60 percent of the countries assessed and to land ownership in just 42 percent of the countries assessed.
  • By 2030, progressively achieve and sustain income growth of the bottom 40 per cent of the population at a rate higher than the national average
  • By 2030, empower and promote the social, economic and political inclusion of all, irrespective of age, sex, disability, race, ethnicity, origin, religion or economic or other status
  • Ensure equal opportunity and reduce inequalities of outcome, including by eliminating discriminatory laws, policies and practices and promoting appropriate legislation, policies and action in this regard
  • Adopt policies, especially fiscal, wage and social protection policies, and progressively achieve greater equality
  • Improve the regulation and monitoring of global financial markets and institutions and strengthen the implementation of such regulations
  • Ensure enhanced representation and voice for developing countries in decision-making in global international economic and financial institutions in order to deliver more effective, credible, accountable and legitimate institutions
  • Facilitate orderly, safe, regular and responsible migration and mobility of people, including through the implementation of planned and well-managed migration policies
  • Implement the principle of special and differential treatment for developing countries, in particular least developed countries, in accordance with World Trade Organization agreements
  • Encourage official development assistance and financial flows, including foreign direct investment, to States where the need is greatest, in particular least developed countries, African countries, small island developing States and landlocked developing countries, in accordance with their national plans and programmes
  • By 2030, reduce to less than 3 per cent the transaction costs of migrant remittances and eliminate remittance corridors with costs higher than 5 per cent"
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In text citation: (United Nations Development Programme, n.d.) or United Nations Development Programme (n.d.)

Bibliography / Reference list:United Nations Development Programme. (n.d.). Sustainable Development Goals, 10: reduced inequality, facts and figures. Retrieved from https://www.undp.org/content/undp/en/home/sustainable-development-goals/goal-10-reduced-inequalities.html

Goal 10 | Reduced inequality: Online resources

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The Rental Affordability Index is a price index for housing rental markets. It is an easy to understand indicator of rental affordability relative to household incomes and is applied to geographic areas across Australia. In this video, SGS Senior Associate and Partner Ellen Witte, discusses the key findings to come out of the May 2018 results. (SGS Economics and Planning, 2018)

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In text reference / citation: Witte (2018) or (Witte, 2018)
Bibliography / Reference list: Witte, E. (2018). Rental Affordability Index May 2018 Key Findings, [eVideo]. SGS Economics and Planning , Retrieved from https://youtu.be/YdIk-eznySM

Goal 10 | Reduced inequality: Track progress

Use the following links to see how Australia, and the world, are tracking to meet this goal.Level 3StatisticsDatabases

Sustainable Development Goal 10 | Reduced inequality: Curriculum alignment

Level 1Victorian CurriculumAustralian Curriculum AlignmentThis Mentone Girls' Grammar School Sustainable Development Goals LibGuide supports the following Australian and Victorian curriculum outcomes.


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