Read the following two brief articles regarding poverty and inequality in the world:
http://www.sharing.org/why-nations-need-to-share/global-poverty-inequalityhttp://www.sharing.org/information-centre/articles/aid-debt-and-development-overviewThen, read the interview with Dr. Vandana Shiva, of India, the author of Soil Not Oil: Justice in An Age of Climate Crisis:http://www.globalresearch.ca/index.php?context=va&aid=11540
Poverty and Inequality Comparison
Take Grenada West Indies and compare with Kenya and compare the following aspects:
- Income Inequality
Furthermore, explain how globalization has either helped increase or decrease the poverty and inequality in each country.
After reading through the unit’s materials, consider Grenada West Indies. Explain how country debt and aid impact a society’s overall well-being. Describe your own observations of the widening gap between the rich and the poor.
The journal entry should be about a page in length. If applicable, be sure to cite any resources you use to support your learning journal.