UN report finds 9 out of 10 international locations have fallen behind on life expectancy, schooling and residing requirements.
Thirty years of steady human progress is unravelling, in accordance with the most recent report on the United Nations Human Growth Index.
It’s a measure of common life expectations, schooling ranges and residing requirements around the globe.
Because it was launched in 1990, the index has elevated yearly till 2020.
However the UN has now recorded two years of decline in a row.
What’s behind the change? And the way can the pattern be reversed?
Presenter: Adrian Finighan
Luis Felipe López Calva – UN Growth Programme’s regional director for Latin America and the Caribbean
Dr Jemilah Mahmood – Professor and government director of Planetary Well being at Sunway College
Charles Businge – Center East and North and East Africa director for Plan Worldwide