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Updated: Wed, 15 Jul 2015

Growing wealth inequality 'dangerous' threat to democracy - experts

"If people can't aspire to succeed within the system, they will aspire outside the system" - Ngaire Woods, University of Oxford
SLIDESHOW
Afghanistan conflict, 2004 - onwards - $5.5 billion
Chad, 2004 onwards - $2.8 billion
Democratic Republic of Congo, 2004 - onwards - $3.7 billion
Ebola, West Africa 2014 - present - $1.6 billion
Haiti earthquake, January 2010 - $1.8 billion
Indian Ocean tsunami, December 2004 - $ 5.3 billion
Pakistan floods, 2010 - $1.7 billion
South Sudan unrest, 2014 - current – $1.5 billion
Sudan war and famine (peak years 2005-10) – $11.3 billion
Syria conflict, 2011 - current – $9.1 billion