Extreme Poverty and Human Rights

Participation of people who are most excluded should be an absolute priority
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We don’t want the world to stay the same!
Like other people in the world, migrating from the countryside to the city, Sandra arrived at the... Find out more

All Together in Dignity

To share knowledge and experiences to fight against exclusion
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In May 1981, the Extreme Poverty and Exclusion in Africa seminar
In May 1981, the Extreme Poverty and Exclusion in Africa seminar brought together 60 participants.... Find out more

International Day - October 17

Poster 2021 for the International Day
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Poster for 17 October 2021
World Day for Overcoming Extreme Poverty 2021  : Building Forward Together: Ending Persistent... Find out more

International Relations

An ambitious, brave, and innovative project!
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The Hidden Dimensions of Poverty
« End poverty in all its forms everywhere” is the overarching goal of the 2030... Find out more

The latest articles

Concept note 17 October 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic that gripped the world during the past year has resulted in over 3.7 million deaths and is reversing decades of progress in the fight against poverty and extreme poverty. According to the World Bank report on “Projected poverty impacts of COVID-19, ''between 71 to 100 million people are being pushed into poverty... Read more
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Reflections on ‘The Hidden Dimensions of Poverty’

Gideon Adeyeni, himself from a poor background, is now a researcher in his country, Nigeria. He is very active in various social and environmental justice movements, including ATD Fourth World, through the Forum on Overcoming Extreme Poverty, and Africans Rising, a collective of associations, social movements and individuals committed to peace,... Read more
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Videos to reflect on the Theme 2021

Building Forward Together: Ending Persistent Poverty, Respecting all People and our Planet This year's theme followed on and deepened the different ideas and reflections raised last year on social and environmental justice. People who experience poverty were able to express very strongly that there is only one justice, and that it is both... Read more
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Poster for 17 October 2021

World Day for Overcoming Extreme Poverty 2021  : Building Forward Together: Ending Persistent Poverty, Respecting all People and our Planet Download here the internationale poster on .pdf high definition 5.6 Mo low definition 1.2 Mo Read more
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Building Forward Together: Ending Persistent Poverty, Respecting all People and our Planet

October 17 is the World Day for Overcoming Extreme Poverty. It has been commemorated since 1987, the year when, at the call of Joseph Wresinski, thousands of people from all walks of life gathered at the Plaza of Liberties and Human Rights in Paris, to affirm that: “Wherever men and women are condemned to live in extreme poverty, human... Read more
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