Extreme Poverty and Human Rights

Participation of people who are most excluded should be an absolute priority
We don’t want the world to stay the same!
Like other people in the world, migrating from the countryside to the city, Sandra arrived at the... Find out more

All Together in Dignity

How do we empower people?
I feel humbled to have known these families
I am now a consultant in a College of Social Work in Mumbai. I first started as a community... Find out more

International Day - October 17

THEME 2020: "Acting together to achieve social and environmental justice for all"
17 october 2020 poster
You can already download the poster of 17 October 2020 here. You can write to us to have the... Find out more

International Relations

An ambitious, brave, and innovative project!
The Hidden Dimensions of Poverty
« End poverty in all its forms everywhere” is the overarching goal of the 2030... Find out more

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Discussion about local community plan

To recognize the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty on October 17, 2020, Mati Bangladesh has organized two separate workshops and knowledge sharing session with children. Here are moments from that sessions. Read more

It is a joy to be connected with all friends who are struggling

Dear Friends, Thank you very much for the news on Letters to Friends the last edition. It is very moving and inspiring to see the efforts people take in difficult times despite the handy-caps the Sisters of Our Lady of Charity here in Kenya continue to help the marginalized girls, women and young boys. We give the education, spiritual formation... Read more

Unveiling the Hidden Dimensions of Poverty

ATD Fourth World, in partnership with Oxford University, conducted a participatory international research project called “The Hidden Dimensions of Poverty”. The project took place in six countries: Bangladesh, Bolivia, France, Tanzania, the United Kingdom and the United States. Read more
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An ambitious, brave, and innovative project!

Everywhere in the world, men, women, and children show tremendous bravery and resourcefulness to survive in extremely harsh conditions. Do we realize these people who are confronted to the wall of misery, see beyond it, and reflect on the world? Are they credited with the intelligence, the capacity for reflexion, and the knowledge necessary to... Read more
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The Hidden Dimensions of Poverty

« End poverty in all its forms everywhere” is the overarching goal of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development1. In order to achieve it, it is necessary to consider other dimensions, beyond monetary ones, when thinking about poverty. The international participatory research “The Hidden Dimensions of Poverty” has... Read more
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