Increasing income disparity due to transnational corporations


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.

Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic GrowthGOAL 10: Reduced InequalityGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong InstitutionsGOAL 17: Partnerships to achieve the Goal
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
04.10.2020 – 22:48 CEST