Poster October 17 2019

As part of the 30th anniversary of the International Convention on the Rights of the Child, the theme chosen by the UN to celebrate October 17, 2019 is: "ACTING TOGETHER to empower children, their families and communities to end poverty." You can download the international poster here under in.pdf high resolution 2.8Mo low resolution... Find out more

International Committee for October 17

The International Committee for October 17th was launched on October 17th, 2008. The goals of the International Committee for October 17th are: To promote the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, which publicly unites all those who are striving together to end poverty and those who want to join them, whether at global, national or... Find out more

Откъси от Международната харта 17 октомври.

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Let's not give up

Speech by Isabelle Pypaert Perrin at the commemoration of the World Day for the Eradication of Poverty organized by the UN. Are we going to learn with those who live in the most extreme situations how to build a just world for all and who think of the generations to come? Those who live in extreme poverty are not only victims. They are also... Find out more

Videos of the IDEP commemoration at the UN on 15 October

Words for October 17 th 2021

 Building Forward Together: Ending Persistent Poverty, Respecting all People and our Planet The World Bank points out that for millions of people, the COVID-19 crisis will not be a short-lived phenomenon. In 2019, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on Extreme Poverty and Human Rights made the same observation regarding the upcoming climate... Find out more

Real stories from children on the theme of October 17 th, 2021

This Tapori letter n ° 433 for the month of August 2021 offers you true stories of children from the Central African Republic, France, Mauritius, Burkina Faso and Senegal. It shows how children remain sensitive to what is happening around the world, including environmental, health, education and children's rights, issues related to the... Find out more

Seela John Sainyeye - Webinar at High Level Political Forum 2021

Seela John Sainyeye, Coordinator of Women Empowerment and Gender Equality at the Pilot Light Development Organization in Arusha, Tanzania speaking at ATD Fourth World's Webinar - Addressing the tensions between extreme poverty and environmental conservation: grassroots voices and solutions. Find out more

Concept note 17 October 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic that gripped the world during the past year has resulted in over 3.7 million deaths and is reversing decades of progress in the fight against poverty and extreme poverty. According to the World Bank report on “Projected poverty impacts of COVID-19, ''between 71 to 100 million people are being pushed into poverty... Find out more

Videos to reflect on the Theme 2021

Building Forward Together: Ending Persistent Poverty, Respecting all People and our Planet This year's theme followed on and deepened the different ideas and reflections raised last year on social and environmental justice. People who experience poverty were able to express very strongly that there is only one justice, and that it is both... Find out more