Problem

Increasing income disparity due to transnational corporations

Nature:
The local procurement practices of transnational corporations have in some cases contributed to increasing income disparities and land concentration in rural areas by favouring large farmers and capital intensive technologies. Transnational corporations active in supplying technology and agricultural inputs may also contribute to increasing such disparities.
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic GrowthGOAL 10: Reduced Inequality
Date of last update
01.01.2000 – 00:00 CET