World AIDS day 2021: “We’re fine with taking medicine… we just want everyone else to be cool with it.”
It's now four decades after the HIV/AIDS epidemic was first recognised medical science has brought an incredibly long way in the fight against this disease . Yet progress around the world has been very uneven, and in parts of Southern Africa, around 20% of the population is HIV positive.
Global Trends 2021: Aftershocks and continuity
Most people across 25 countries now it is more important that businesses fight climate change than pay the right amount of tax. Seven in ten globally now say they tend to buy brands that reflect their personal values and that business leaders have a responsibility to speak out on social issues. Around the world, agreement on the urgency of dealing with climate change continues to rise but many other social attitudes hold steady, despite COVID-19.