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South Africa: Policies Go Some Way to Tackling Poverty and Inequality. but More Is Needed

January 16, 2021
South Africa is one of the most unequal societies in the world. More than 50% of the population live in poverty. Despite notable gains in poverty reduction post-apartheid, poverty levels have remained consistently highest among women, black South Africans, people with disabilities, and those living in rural areas. The government has committed itself to addressing