Poverty and Human Rights

Extreme Poverty: A Violation of Human Rights
Maramvyaj Camp for Displaced People
Action for a United World (Azione per un Mondo Unito - AMU) is an Italian NGO that runs development... Find out more

Initiatives for Change

Coming together to overcome poverty
Each child represents an opportunity for the world
In the heart of parents who live every day in conditions of exclusion and severe poverty, lies the... Find out more

International Day - October 17

Leave No One Behind: Think, Decide and Act Together Against Extreme Poverty
17 October in Rizal Park, Manila
On October 17, experiences and messages are conveyed through speaking, music, dance, drawing, arts... Find out more

MDGs Project

Redefining the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) after 2015
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Global Education for All Meeting UNESCO, Muscat, Oman 12 – 14 May 2014
2014 Global Education for All Meeting Final Statement The Muscat Agreement [...] Next steps:... Find out more

International mobilisation: 17 October 2014

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International Day for the Eradication of Poverty Campaign

The National Development Agency is embarking on the 2014 campaign to commemorate the International Day for the Eradication Poverty. The NDA has a mandate to contribute towards poverty eradication in South Africa. Since its inception in 2002, the NDA has seen a growing number of people living in abject poverty due to many factors ranging from the... Read more

17 October Communal Lunch

Photos from our 17 October Communal Lunch. More details to follow soon. Read more

2014 UN International Day for the Eradication of Poverty

I would like to send by best wishes to all those taking part in the 2014 UN International Day for the Eradication of Poverty. The theme for this year’s International Day is: Leave No One Behind: Think, Decide and Act Together Against Extreme Poverty. It is a theme which invites us, as global citizens, to work in unison to fight one of the... Read more

“Together Against Extreme Poverty”

October 17th 2914, International Day for Eradication of Poverty “Together Against Extreme Poverty” The evening was very pleasant with good weather, with our prayerful and organizational preparations we were ready for the moment of the Day that was assigned for three events. Celebration of the International Day for Eradication of... Read more

Solidaritätsfest am UNO-Welttag 17.10.14 in Naila bei Hof/Saale, Deutschland

Einmalige Chance und Anfang   Eine einmalige Chance, die so nicht wieder kommt – und ein Anfang, der eine Fortsetzung verlangt: das war das Solidaritätsfest am 17. Oktober in Naila bei Hof/Saale. Mit diesem lange geplanten Bestandteil des Nailaer f.i.t.-Projekts „Sichtbar, aber auch nicht stumm“ ist weitere Vernetzung... Read more