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

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Dublin - Monday 23 October 2017 - Leave no One Behind and reach the farthest behind

Dominican Justice Office is organizing a conversation with Margaret Mayce OP, NGO Representative at the UN.

Margaret will speak with us about the Sustainable Development Goals and the rallying cry around this agenda to leave no one behind and reach the farthest behind first.

The event will start at 6.30pm

Navan Road Resource Centre, Dominican Campus

Brussels - Tuesday 17 October 2017 - “Answering the Call of October 17 to end poverty: A path toward peaceful and inclusive societies”

Event organised by the Intergroup Fighting against poverty in defence of Human rights.


1st Panel: the sharing economy: non-financial contributions to society

ONE delegation of 5 Youth Ambassadors presenting their campaign “Crossroad ahead”

2nd Panel: the European Pillar of Social Rights: how to meet the needs of the most deprived?

17h00: Ceremony in front of the commemorative stone in honour of the victims of extreme poverty, in front of the European Parliament.


Anini-y - Monday 23 October 2017 - Inauguration of Replica of the Stone

On October 23, Anini-y will inaugurate a replica of the Stone.


Strzelce Opolskie - Tuesday 17 October 2017 - Conference in Strzelce Opolskie

There will be a conference on the theme of poverty. There will be a meeting with many points: reading "stop poverty", reading of Bank of Food and artist performances. The event will finish with a mass to the intention of the homeless, people in poverty and people with addiction.

Krakowska 16,
Strzelce Opolskie

Warszawa-Praga-Południe - Tuesday 17 October 2017 - Flashmob then meeting in the ATD Office

In order to raise awareness about 17 October, World Day for Overcoming Extreme Poverty, there will be a "flashmob" in a crowded area in Warsaw.

Then, we will all meet in the ATD office to talk and know each other by sharing knowledge and experience.

ul.Grenadierow 34 lok.U1, Tel ATD office: (48) 22.616.10.20