Theme for 2017
Answering the call of October 17 to end poverty: A path to peaceful and inclusive societies

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Carrick-on-Shannon, Co Leitrim - Tuesday 17 October 2017 - Launch of Community "Hope Orchard"

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In recognition for the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty 2017, join us at 1.30pm for the launch of our Community "Hope Orchard" at Breffni Family Resource Centre.

Breffni Crescent Breffni FRC
Carrick-on-Shannon, Co Leitrim
Ireland

Dublin - Monday 23 October 2017 - Poverty of Opportunity: Education as a pathway to a better future

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Misean Cara will host a public event in Dublin to showcase the work of four Irish missionary organizations to focus on the impact of development work on alleviating poverty, through the themes of education, health, sustainable livelihoods and human rights.

Wood Quay venue, Dublin City Council Civic Offices
Dublin
Ireland

Clara, Co Offaly - Thursday 19 October 2017 - Open Night

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A Sculpture will be unveiled to commemorate the UN Day for the Eradication of Poverty. The events starts at 7pm with special guest Ronan Scully

Clara Community and Family Resource Centre
Clara, Co Offaly
Ireland

Sligo, Leitrim, Donegal - Friday 06 October 2017 - the Annual Sleep Out

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North West Simon Community will raise awareness on the United Nation's day for the eradication of poverty during their sleep out on Friday 6 October. 

Sligo, Leitrim, Donegal
Ireland

Monaghan, Co Monaghan - Tuesday 17 October 2017 - Felt Against Poverty - Fashion Show

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Following a series of felting workshops, Failte Isteach is organizing a fashion show where participants will become models to demonstrate their masterpieces and highlight ways of tackling poverty around the world. the event will start at 7.30pm.

YWCA Monaghan
Monaghan, Co Monaghan
Ireland