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One of the mechanisms involve which can address global inequality is theformation of regional groups, such as the Association of Southeast AsianNations (ASEAN). The assumption is that the formation of regional groups canprovide strength in numbers within the group.Another venue is to enter bilateral treaties and pacts with other countries, likethe mutual defense agreement between the Philippines and the United States.There is the recourse to international treaties and agreements that setagreements on issues as varied as climate change, transnational crime andinternational development. The Philippines is a signatory to these agreements,which bind other signatories to a standard protocol. Any violation of theseagreements can be used as basis to appeal to the International Court of Justice(ICJ).Efforts to reduce inequalities and achieve inclusion are a multi-stakeholderresponsibility which will require concerted action at all levels, from local tonational, and regional to global.
ASSESSMENTPOSTTESTMultiple Choice. Choose the letter of the correct answer.1. Income inequality is an intensifying worry for the economic elites over theimpact on the society of the escalating wealth divide.
2. Aside from wealth, what are the other sources of inequality.
3. The following are the top solutions to income inequality except
4.The gap between the rich and the poor can be classified asA. Economic inequalityC. Global inequalityB. Political inequalityD. Social inequality
5.Inequality is a global issue.
6. In the past, the non-industrialized country was also called
7. In the past, the industrialized country was also called
8. Equality exists inA. Rural areas onlyC. Neither A nor BB. Urban areas onlyD. Both A and B
9.The following are challenges closely related to inequality except
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