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

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Glasgow - Tuesday 17 October 2017 - Challenge Poverty Week #CPW17 from 15 – 21 October – “Challenge Poverty in Scotland? Aye, we can!”

The Poverty Alliance is organising Challenge Poverty Week #CPW17  from 15 – 21 October – “Challenge Poverty in Scotland? Aye, we can!” – gathering all organisations tackling poverty to showcase their initiatives across Scotland to political leaders. Activities can be found on the Calendar of Activities.   If you have an activity planned in Scotland, no matter how big or small, taking place online or offline, you can contact Rachel [dot] thomson [at] povertyalliance [dot] org (Rachel Thomson) or phone +44 (0)141 353 0440.

Glasgow
United Kingdom

Skopje - Tuesday 17 October 2017 - Panel Session to mark the International Day against Poverty

INSTITUTE OF SOCIAL WORK AND SOCIAL POLICY  

within the

FACULTY OF PHILOSOPHY

UNIVERSITY SS. CYRIL AND METHODIUS

On the occasion of the

INTERNATIONAL DAY FOR ERADICATION OF POVERTY            

17.10.2017

Invites you to a panel session to be held on 17.10.2017, 11.00 am, Faculty of Philosophy - Skopje, first floor (Blvd. Goce Delcev 9a, Skopje) 

AGENDA IN THE ATTACHMENT

Blvd. Goce Delcev 9a
Skopje
Macedonia

Budapest - Tuesday 17 October 2017 - Double! Or Nothing? Everything About the Family Allowance

The Hungarian Anti-Poverty Network organizes a forum discussion on the 17th Oct to draw attention to the low level of family allowance, which could be an important tool of fighting against child poverty.

The event is one program of a series of actions organized by HAPN in October under the name of Action Week for the Dignified Living (10-17/10/2017).

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HAPN website

Budapest
Hungary

Davao - Tuesday 17 October 2017 - World Day to Overcome Extreme Poverty Observance

FROM DAVAO CITY, PHILIPPINES :  OCTOBER 17, 2017  

There will be two activities on October 17:

-Flower Offering on the Site of the Replica of the Stone Commemorating the Day

-Forum on Food and Poverty at the Ateneo de Davao University (Observance also of the World Food Day)

Davao
Philippines

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
Dublin
Ireland