[Comment] Offline: The invisibility of inequality
Alan Lopez called it “the Singapore factor”. What was the quality that enabled Singapore to evolve from a poor, war-torn colony of Great Britain into the world’s wealthiest independent city-state? For 2 years, Singapore has topped the league table of countries making progress towards achieving the health-related Sustainable Development Goals. Recognising the nation’s rapid advances, Singapore’s health leaders, led by Professor John Wong, have turned the country into Asia’s most important meeting point to debate issues in medicine, medical science, and global health.