Poverty and Human Rights

Extreme Poverty: A Violation of Human Rights
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An escape in the rainy night
Zaw MH, a student from Myanmar in South East Asia, has been writing poems since he was 15 as a way... Find out more

Initiatives for Change

Coming together to overcome poverty
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Letter to Friends Around the World - this one specially devoted to 17 October 2014
Dear Friends, We are happy to bring to you another Letter to Friends Around the World - this one... Find out more

International Day - October 17

Leave No One Behind: Think, Decide and Act Together Against Extreme Poverty
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International Theme for 17 October 2014
Dear friends, We are happy to tell you the international theme for 17 October 2014, World Day for... Find out more

MDGs Project

Redefining the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) after 2015
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Five recommendations for the post-2015 agenda...
... based on the experience of the people who are the most disadvantaged In order to define a set... Find out more

International mobilisation: 17 October 2014

The latest articles

A new video after the 5th Meeting of the International Committee for Octiber 17

Ms. Nina Lim Yuson (Philippines) President of the International Movement ATD Fourth World, member of the International Committee for October 17. Read more

Mr Dann Kenningham, Special Guest to the 5th meeting of the International Committee for October 17

The Committee meeting hosted many guests during its meeting in Dublin (12-15 May 2014), including Mr Dann Kenningham coming from England. Please, watch his video recorded on the last day of the meeting. Read more

Seamus Neville, Special Guest to the 5th meeting of the International Committee for October 17

The Committee meeting hosted many guests during its meeting in Dublin (12-15 May 2014), including Mr Seamus Neville coming from England. Please, watch his video recorded on the last day of the meeting. Read more

A walk saying no to extreme poverty

This year, our organization Young Single Mothers Empowerment Group will be participating in a walk dubbed 'No to Extreme Poverty'  in order to celebrate the International Day for the Eradication of Extreme Poverty.  Also to commemorate people who have died because of poverty and insecurity in our country. We are in the process... Read more

Greetings and love from Kenya!

Dear Friends, Greetings and love from Nairobi/Kenya. I'm thankful that I am able to send a word to you. It has been a long time since I have been in touch. I thank you very much for your faithfulness in sending me the 'THE LETTER TO FRIENDS AROUND THE WORLD' without failure. Though I have failed to communicate I always think of you and pray for... Read more