Together we can end child
poverty worldwide.
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Global Actions for a World Free of Child Poverty

This year, with the theme; Coming together with those furthest behind to build an inclusive world of universal respect for human rights and dignity; Arigatou International, through its End Child Poverty initiative, would like to interact with you and ask you to show us what actions you are taking to help address the forms of poverty in your community that are affecting children in particular.

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The Impact of Poverty on Children

22,000 children die
everyday due to poverty

How to help

61 million primary school-age children were not enrolled in school

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1 billion children around
the world live in poverty

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An Interfaith Guide to End Child Poverty: Inspire. Act. Change.

Religious communities and organizations have unique resources. These include their spiritual values, social capital, and moral assets. By working together in partnership with like-minded organizations, we believe in mobilizing resources to reduce poverty at grassroots and global level.

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Ending Child Poverty: Enabling and Listening to the Voices of Children

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Faith Actors High Level Advocacy Forum on Investing in Early Childhood Goes Down in Bali

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Growth plus some: Indonesia Getting Results for Targeted Investing in Children

Special social support needed to support vulnerable children even during rapid economic growth. Well targeted and resourced social programmes are needed and effective for achieving Early Childhood...

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