I recently contributed a chapter to a global textbook on the ethics of poverty. Initially I couldn’t get my head around how ethics and poverty are connected. Until I started researching.

The world had been winning the war on poverty until the coronavirus hit. From affecting more than a third of humanity in 1990, the worldwide poverty level fell to 10% in 2015, and was down to 8.6% last year. Of course, those numbers mean nothing anymore...

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