Updating Website

Participation of people who are most excluded should be an absolute priority
Updating Website Overcoming Extreme Poverty
Dear friends of the Forum on Overcoming Extreme Poverty, We are planning to update our website... Find out more

All Together in Dignity

How do we empower people?
The crown of peace
When I was a child my mother always used to say that “the best way to respond to violence is... Find out more

International Day - October 17

Acting together to empower children, their families and communities to end poverty
Video Acting Together end poverty
Here is a video to continue to prepare for October 17, the World Day for Overcoming Extreme... Find out more

International Relations

Guiding Principles on Extreme Poverty and Human Rights
« Making Human Rights work for people living in extreme poverty »
‘‘We must all work together to advance the rights of those living in extreme poverty... Find out more

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Updating Website Overcoming Extreme Poverty

Dear friends of the Forum on Overcoming Extreme Poverty, We are planning to update our website "www.overcomingpoverty.org" and would like to ask you to help us do this. Its creation in 2011 has proved to be a great step forward in providing a public space that brings alive some of the many initiatives to overcome extreme poverty in the... Read more
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Children’s Voices – 17 October 2019

“I’m lucky to have a mum who works hard for me and my brothers and sisters. My mum wants to stop using the food bank. Every child deserves to have a home, food and a proper bed to sleep in. Some children don’t have a family to love them, to cuddle them when they’re sad. I have all of that. Let’s pray for all the... Read more
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Inclusive education for all

An international workshop was held in Plovdiv, Bulgaria, in early September 2019. This workshop was the result  of several years of ATD Fourth World Movement’s  presence and work in the southeast of Europe as part of a process of mutual understanding with people and groups fighting against poverty. This meeting also was built on... Read more
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Gathering at the Human Rights and Poverty Stone

To read the testimonies that were shared on October 17 in Dublin, click here. Here is one testimony My name is Monika. I am happy to talk today. Today I would like to talk about my experience within the homeless crisis in Ireland. One day 4 years ago we got a letter saying that our apartment was being put up for sale and we have30 days to move... Read more

Radio commentary + time at the motherless babies' home

We can listen to the Radio commentary in the attached mp3 file. And pictures from the visit to the motherless babies' home. Read more