Problem

Inequitable access to natural resources

Other Names:
Global disparities in natural resource endowments
Inequality in distribution of natural resources among countries
Nature:

Inequities in access to resources contribute to ecological imbalance: they may slow social and economic development in resource exporting countries; and the overemphasis on profit by government and business agencies leads to the uneven development of resources.

Related Problems:
Air pollution
Problem Type:
D: Detailed problems
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 7: Affordable and Clean EnergyGOAL 10: Reduced InequalityGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
Date of last update
29.05.2019 – 18:33 CEST