Declaration, International Committee for October 17, Seventh Biennial Session in 2018

Declaration of the International Committee for October 17 at its Seventh Biennial Session in 2018   We, the Members of the International Committee for October 17, having met in Rome, Italy on 15‐17 May 2018 1. Note that the United Nations reports extreme poverty has fallen globally but  progress  has  been  uneven,... Read more
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International Press Release, May 28, 2018

The International Committee for October 17 successfully convened its Seventh Biennial meeting in Rome from May 15 to 17, 2018. During these two days, the Committee reviewed the implementation of its work programme since its last meeting, including its participation in the 2017 “Stop Poverty" global campaign, and has prepared its work... Read more
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Statement by Donald Lee, Special Session, Campidoglio, Rome, May 2018

Statement by Donald Lee, President, International Committee for October 17 at the Special Session of the Seventh Biennial Meeting of the International Committee on 17 May, 2018 at the Campidoglio, Rome, Italy Madam Mayor, Excellencies, Distinguished Guests and Friends, The International Committee for October 17 is very honoured that the City... Read more
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2017- Message from the International Committee for October 17

INTERNATIONAL COMMITTEE FOR OCTOBER 17 Message for the World Day for Overcoming Poverty & the United Nations International Day for the Eradication of Poverty 17th October 2017 Thirty years ago, on October 17, 1987, Father Joseph Wresinski launched his historic Call to Action against extreme poverty at the Trocadero Human Rights Plaza in... Read more
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International Press Release

      International Committee for October 17            Death of Mrs Simone Veil July 4, 2O17, Pierrelaye, France - The President and the members of the International Committee for October 17 express their sincere condolences to the family of Mrs. Simone Veil and wish to... Read more
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