means giving people what they need to achieve fair outcomes.


means giving everyone the same resources and opportunities regardless of their differences.

  • In terms of rights, equity is about ensuring that everyone has access to the same basic human rights, such as education, health care, and justice.
  • In terms of rights, equality is about treating everyone the same under the law, regardless of their identity, background, or circumstances.

achieving equality may not be enough to address the root causes of inequality, such as poverty, oppression, or violence.

People do not understand the importance of equity due to many reasons, the primary one being Privilege