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Visualizing the Human Development Gender Gap

on Tue, 03/10/2015 - 04:42

This blog post commemorate the International Women's Day 2015 visualizing the gender inequality in the human developent using absolutes and relatives measures of inequality.

From Health Disparities to Health Equity

on Sat, 03/16/2013 - 15:46

From Health Disparity to Health Equity is a sound presentation about equity and disparities, and the operationalization of these concepts in the context of public health.

Gender Inequality around the World

on Sun, 03/10/2013 - 17:58

The Gender Inequality Index (GII) provides insights into gender disparities in health, empowerment and labour market in 146 countries. It can be useful to help governments, organizations and the general public understand the ramifications of gaps between women and men.
This article highlights the global overview of the situation, distribution and trends of the GII in the World.

The concept of Inequality

on Fri, 03/08/2013 - 04:58

This article introduces the concept of inequality. To facilitate the understanding of this concept, it is used a video showing the distribution of wealth in America, highlighting the difference among ideal distribution of wealth, our perception of inequality and the actual inequality.