We are happy to bring to you another Letter to Friends Around the World - this one specially devoted to 17 October.
It contains a poster and extracts from a selection of testimonies and
messages posted on the website overcomingpoverty.org. This website provides a way for us to publicly share our commitments and our experiences....
The work conducted by the ATD Fourth World Movement on five continents to evaluate the impact of the Millennium goals confirms that “anti-poverty policies not thought out with the poorest only very rarely have any impact on them, and too often turn against them”.
On the other hand, if we are capable of creating the conditions to...
The families directly hit by typhoon Haïyan, who are desperately searching for their loved ones and supporting each other in the struggle to resist giving up, remind us of all those whose lives are ceaselessly devastated and yet never lose hope.
Only recently I met some families in the Paris area who are worried because they are going to have to...
In this special edition for 17 October of Letter to Friends Around the World, we
will be sharing with you experiences from Forum correspondents about how they
celebrated the World Day in 2012.
The important thing isn't to organise big events, even if several did take place in
different countries last year. What's more...
At Ouagadougou, Fatimata's words resounded "We often had nothing to eat, even in the evening. But we still went to school nevertheless. I know it was my parents' courage that kept us going. Otherwise it would've been impossible."
That was last March, at one of the international seminars where members of the ATD Fourth World...