Overcoming Extreme Poverty http://overcomingpoverty.org/ en Theme for October 17, 2022 http://overcomingpoverty.org/article/theme-for-october-17-2022 <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attached" style="width: 150px;"><a href="http://overcomingpoverty.org/article/theme-for-october-17-2022"><img src="http://overcomingpoverty.org/sites/default/files/images/phototheme2022-en.thumbnail.jpg" alt="phototheme2022-en.jpg" title="phototheme2022-en.jpg" class="image image-thumbnail " width="150" height="100" /></a></div> <h2>Dignity for all in practice :</h2> <h2>the commitments we make together for social justice, peace and the planet</h2> International Day - October 17 October 17 Fri, 22 Apr 2022 15:58:43 +0000 Marina 13665 at http://overcomingpoverty.org Consultation on the Theme for the International Day for Eradication of Poverty 2022/2023 http://overcomingpoverty.org/article/consultation-on-the-theme-for-the-international-day-for-eradication-of-poverty-20222023 <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attached" style="width: 150px;"><a href="http://overcomingpoverty.org/article/consultation-on-the-theme-for-the-international-day-for-eradication-of-poverty-20222023"><img src="http://overcomingpoverty.org/sites/default/files/images/default-image-refuser.thumbnail.jpg" alt="Refuser la misère" title="Refuser la misère" class="image image-thumbnail " width="150" height="100" /></a></div> <h2>Synthesis of the responses to the Consultation on<br /> the Theme for the International Day for<br /> Eradication of Poverty 2022/2023</h2> <p style="text-align:center">INTRODUCTION</p> <p><a href="http://overcomingpoverty.org/article/consultation-on-the-theme-for-the-international-day-for-eradication-of-poverty-20222023" target="_blank">read more</a></p> International Day - October 17 October 17 Fri, 22 Apr 2022 15:34:14 +0000 Marina 13661 at http://overcomingpoverty.org A useful tool in the fight against extreme poverty http://overcomingpoverty.org/article/a-useful-tool-in-the-fight-against-extreme-poverty <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attached" style="width: 150px;"><a href="http://overcomingpoverty.org/article/a-useful-tool-in-the-fight-against-extreme-poverty"><img src="http://overcomingpoverty.org/sites/default/files/images/solidarite_et_resilience_0.thumbnail.jpg" alt="solidarite_et_resilience.jpg" title="solidarite_et_resilience.jpg" class="image image-thumbnail " width="150" height="100" /></a></div> <p style="text-align:justify">Having helped coordinate the international programme of collaborative research that culminated in the publication of The Hidden Dimensions of Poverty report, I can attest the great lengths to which the researchers went in order to ensure that the results were of the highest quality, despite the difficulties they sometimes faced.For three years, university professors, professional practitioners and people living in poverty worked extremely hard together, in five languages, to produce a report of which they are justifiably proud and which they very much hope will </p> <p><a href="http://overcomingpoverty.org/article/a-useful-tool-in-the-fight-against-extreme-poverty" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Letter to Friends around the World Letter to Friends Thu, 27 Jan 2022 10:05:19 +0000 Marina 13651 at http://overcomingpoverty.org Inspired actions by "Hidden dimensions of Poverty" http://overcomingpoverty.org/article/inspired-actions-by-hidden-dimensions-of-poverty <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attached" style="width: 150px;"><a href="http://overcomingpoverty.org/article/inspired-actions-by-hidden-dimensions-of-poverty"><img src="http://overcomingpoverty.org/sites/default/files/images/martinien.preview_1.thumbnail.jpg" alt="martinien.preview.jpg" title="martinien.preview.jpg" class="image image-thumbnail " width="150" height="100" /></a></div> <h3>Martinien Moukete, from Cameroon, works with the &ldquo;Bonassama Association of Enterprising Youth&rdquo;, on the Cameroon coast. He is also a correspondent for the Forum for overcoming extreme poverty. Because of this, he wants to share how close the research of &ldquo;Hidden dimensions of poverty&rdquo; is to what his teams are living on the ground.</h3> <p><a href="http://overcomingpoverty.org/article/inspired-actions-by-hidden-dimensions-of-poverty" target="_blank">read more</a></p> People's Stories Testimonies Thu, 27 Jan 2022 10:40:13 +0000 Marina 13652 at http://overcomingpoverty.org Откъси от Международната харта 17 октомври. http://overcomingpoverty.org/article/otksi-ot-mezhdunarodnata-kharta-17-oktomvri <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attached" style="width: 150px;"><a href="http://overcomingpoverty.org/article/otksi-ot-mezhdunarodnata-kharta-17-oktomvri"><img src="http://overcomingpoverty.org/sites/default/files/images/photochartebulgare.thumbnail.jpg" alt="photochartebulgare.jpg" title="photochartebulgare.jpg" class="image image-thumbnail " width="150" height="100" /></a></div> <p>Приложена е страница с основните точки от Международната харта от 17 октомври.</p> Toolbox October 17 Mon, 06 Dec 2021 09:31:16 +0000 Marina 13635 at http://overcomingpoverty.org Young man & the bridge http://overcomingpoverty.org/article/young-man-the-bridge <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attached" style="width: 150px;"><a href="http://overcomingpoverty.org/article/young-man-the-bridge"><img src="http://overcomingpoverty.org/sites/default/files/images/young_man_bridge.thumbnail.jpg" alt="young_man_bridge.jpg" title="young_man_bridge.jpg" class="image image-thumbnail " width="150" height="100" /></a></div> <p>Young&nbsp; man of 18 years of age living in the slums of Bombay saw small children have to walk across knee deep gutter which to &nbsp;reach their school.&nbsp;</p> <p>He made a bold move, with money he saved and with his fellow friends help , he constructed this bridge to help children and others to cross safely.</p> <p>This is a big inspiration for me especially during this deluge of rains.</p> <p>Your views please</p> <p><strong><em>MICHAEL .R.HUBERT</em></strong></p> <p>FOUNDER DIRECTOR</p> <p><a href="http://overcomingpoverty.org/article/young-man-the-bridge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Letters from our Readers Wed, 24 Nov 2021 10:50:59 +0000 Marina 13625 at http://overcomingpoverty.org Let's not give up http://overcomingpoverty.org/article/lets-not-give-up <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attached" style="width: 150px;"><a href="http://overcomingpoverty.org/article/lets-not-give-up"><img src="http://overcomingpoverty.org/sites/default/files/images/isabelle_1.thumbnail.jpg" alt="isabelle.jpg" title="isabelle.jpg" class="image image-thumbnail " width="150" height="100" /></a></div> <p style="text-align:justify"><strong>Speech by Isabelle Pypaert Perrin at the commemoration of the World Day for the Eradication of Poverty organized by the UN.</strong></p> <p><a href="http://overcomingpoverty.org/article/lets-not-give-up" target="_blank">read more</a></p> International Day - October 17 October 17 Fri, 12 Nov 2021 09:27:12 +0000 Marina 13608 at http://overcomingpoverty.org Videos of the IDEP commemoration at the UN on 15 October http://overcomingpoverty.org/article/videos-of-the-idep-commemoration-at-the-un-on-15-october <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attached" style="width: 150px;"><a href="http://overcomingpoverty.org/article/videos-of-the-idep-commemoration-at-the-un-on-15-october"><img src="http://overcomingpoverty.org/sites/default/files/images/social_media_cards_v2_1.thumbnail.png" alt="social_media_cards_v2.png" title="social_media_cards_v2.png" class="image image-thumbnail " width="150" height="100" /></a></div> International Day - October 17 October 17 Fri, 12 Nov 2021 08:29:45 +0000 Marina 13600 at http://overcomingpoverty.org Online commemoration of International Day for Eradication of Poverty 2021 http://overcomingpoverty.org/article/online-commemoration-of-international-day-for-eradication-of-poverty-2021 <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attached" style="width: 150px;"><a href="http://overcomingpoverty.org/article/online-commemoration-of-international-day-for-eradication-of-poverty-2021"><img src="http://overcomingpoverty.org/sites/default/files/images/onu_2021.thumbnail.png" alt="onu_2021.png" title="onu_2021.png" class="image image-thumbnail " width="150" height="100" /></a></div> <p style="text-align:justify"><em>On the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty (IDEP), the United Nations ensures that the knowledge, contributions, and experience of people living in poverty are recognized and celebrated. This year, the theme of IDEP was &ldquo;Building Forward Together: Ending Persistent Poverty, Respecting all People and our Planet&rsquo;&rsquo; and its commemoration was held on Friday, October 15th on Zoom, gathering a global audience of 400.</em></p> <p><a href="http://overcomingpoverty.org/article/online-commemoration-of-international-day-for-eradication-of-poverty-2021" target="_blank">read more</a></p> People's Stories Wed, 10 Nov 2021 19:14:25 +0000 Hajar (France) 13594 at http://overcomingpoverty.org A great treasure http://overcomingpoverty.org/article/a-great-treasure <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attached" style="width: 150px;"><a href="http://overcomingpoverty.org/article/a-great-treasure"><img src="http://overcomingpoverty.org/sites/default/files/images/photo_livret.thumbnail.jpg" alt="photo_livret.jpg" title="photo_livret.jpg" class="image image-thumbnail " width="150" height="100" /></a></div> <p style="text-align:justify">In August 2021 ATD Fourth World&rsquo;s International Center near Paris welcomed a German couple, Manuela and Charly Wendt. They brought with them a great treasure, a story. Here it is: <strong>On May 30, 1992 in Berlin on the occasion of the inauguration of a replica of the commemorative stone for the victims of extreme poverty, Fourth World families from Munich and Dachau made a guestbook. Behind this initiative was Ms Wendt. She was an illustrator and one of the participants in the making of this book.</strong></p> <p><a href="http://overcomingpoverty.org/article/a-great-treasure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> People's Stories Thu, 04 Nov 2021 10:17:55 +0000 Hajar (France) 13579 at http://overcomingpoverty.org