I came across a website today and the title immediately caught my attention: UNEQUAL SCENES
UnequalScenes.com highlights the stark reality between the “haves” and the “have nots”. These images tell a compelling and complex story of developing countries.In Kenya, 10% of the population earns 45% of the money. And globally, 1% of the people earn 45% of the money.[/tds_warning]
So what do we do?
- Take time to understand the problem. Read When Poverty Hurts.
- Explore the GapMinder.org project. It contains amazing insights.
- Monitor our spending habits. Are we contributing to the problem?
- Look for opportunities to help people participate in the global economy. This key step helps provide real opportunities for people. Watch the documentary Poverty, Inc.