Fragility, Conflict and Violence
The challenge of fragility, conflict and violence is widespread, and not confined to low-income countries. The last few years have seen a spike in conflicts, and almost 60 million people are displaced globally. Violent extremism is a growing concern. Urban violence is on the rise. Homicide rates are four times higher in countries with a Gini index greater than 0.45 than in more equal societies. Read Overview »

Data from World Bank