The U.N.'s annual Human Development Report released Thursday shows that the world's 85 richest people are wealthier than the poorest 3.5 billion.
The top five countries ranked in the Human Development Index (HDI) are
The authors found that nearly one-third of people are poor or vulnerable to poverty with 1.2 billion people living on less than
that the value of employment extends far beyond the income it generates."
"If you invest in people, if you upgrade your infrastructure and increase the choices available to all, you will have a more stable society," wrote
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