Commemorative stone

Commemorative Stone in honour of victims of extreme poverty OCTOBER 17, 1987, ON THIS DAY, DEFENDERS OF HUMAN AND CIVIL RIGHTS FROM EVERY CONTINENT GATHERED HERE. THEY PAID HOMAGE TO THE VICTIMS OF HUNGER, IGNORANCE AND VIOLENCE. THEY AFFIRMED THEIR CONVICTION THAT HUMAN MISERY IS NOT INEVITABLE. THEY PLEDGED THEIR SOLIDARITY WITH ALL PEOPLE WHO... Read more

Dalle du Trocadéro

La Dalle à l’honneur des victimes de la misère, Parvis des Libertés et des Droits de l’Homme Trocadéro, Paris LE 17 OCTOBRE 1987, DES DÉFENSEURS DES DROITS DE L’HOMME ET DU CITOYEN DE TOUS PAYS SE SONT RASSEMBLES SUR CE PARVIS. ILS ONT RENDU HOMMAGE AUX VICTIMES DE LA FAIM, DE L’IGNORANCE ET DE LA VIOLENCE. ILS ONT... Read more

História do dia 17 de Outubro

Jornada mundial da recusa da miséria No dia 17 de Outubro de 1987, respondendo ao apelo do Padre Joseph Wresinski, cem mil pessoas reuniram-se no Adro das Liberdades e dos Direitos Humanos no Trocadéro em Paris para renderem homenagem às vítimas da fome, da violência e da ignorância, para afirmarem a sua recusa da miséria apelando a humanidade a... Read more

Historia

Historia del la Jornada mundial del Rechazo a la Miseria ¿Qué es el 17 de Octubre ? El 17 de octubre de 1987, el padre Joseph Wresinski convocó a 100.000 defensores de los Derechos Humanos; ellos se reunieron en el atrio del Trocadero en París para rendir homenaje a las víctimas del hambre, de la violencia y de la ignorancia y manifestar... Read more

History of October 17

On October 17, 1987, in reply to Father Joseph Wresinski’s appeal, 100,000 defenders of human rights gathered together on the Trocadero Plaza in Paris to honour victims of hunger, violence, and ignorance, to express their refusal of extreme poverty, and to call on mankind to unite to ensure the respect of human rights. A Commemorative Stone... Read more