Bosnia and Herzegovina

Bosnia And Herzegovina

Friday, 17 October 2014

MOSAIC (Association of women) and Sixth Sense organisation organised donations drive to families of refugees and displaced persons, art workshop for children, and informative round-table discussion with policy-makers, children, youth and religious leaders, in Visoko and Doboj Municipality.

Brazil

Brazil

Friday, 17 October 2014

The Pastoral Da Criança (The Pastoral Care for Children) of the Catholic Church participated in the International Day for Eradication of Poverty campaign, digitally.

Colombia

Colombia

Friday, 17 October 2014

The GNRC-Colombia celebrated the International Day For the Eradication of Poverty in Soacha (Cundinamarca Province) with women of the Growing Up Together project, by organising an event for 50 women care-givers and several children. The event, themed, “Supporting Each Other, We Can Make a Difference”, aimed at promoting generosity and sharing as a means to reduce poverty in the community.

Democratic Republic of Congo

Democratic Republic of Congo

Friday, 17 October 2014

In Bukavu, South Kivu, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Laissez L’Afrique Vivre (LAV) organised a 2-day event with the local theme “Tuamuwe Sote Na Kutenda Ili Tupiganishe Umaskini Katika Jamaa Zetu na kwa Congo yetu Nzima.”

Dominican Republic

Dominican Republic

Friday, 17 October 2014

The GNRC - Dominican Republic promoted birth-registration and also conducted a related survey...

India

India

Friday, 17 October 2014

Shanti Ashram mobilised children from their Bala Shanti program to donate 350kgs of rice to give to the poor.

Kenya

Childs Life International, FECCLAHA and Bare Care Centre

Friday, 17 October 2014

Three organisations held various Childs life events in different parts of Kenya. The event activities included inter-faith prayers and presentations by children on self-defense, cultural songs, dances and poems about child poverty eradication, community meetings, youths training and donations drive.

Mauritius

Mauritius

Friday, 17 October 2014

Junior Chamber International (Port Louis) organised and held an educational workshop for the vulnerable young people of the Bois Marchand suburb.

Romania

Romania

Friday, 17 October 2014

Sol Mentis organised a training workshop for volunteers, on the use of expressive sand-work, as a method for providing psychological support to children from disadvantaged communities.

Rwanda

Rwanda

Friday, 17 October 2014

Sensitization of the the Jamaat (congregation) on the importance of providing Zakat in alleviating childhood poverty.

South Africa

South Africa

Friday, 17 October 2014

Religions for Peace South Africa together with the KwaZulu Natal Inter-Religious Youth Council (KZN IRYC) and the Mavela Ikhaya Project, organised a workshop in the Mavela Youth Centre, Ndwedwe region.

South Sudan

South Sudan

Friday, 17 October 2014

Hands of Grace, a children’s home and faith-organisation based in Juba, South Sudan, hosted a children’s celebration, cultural and advocacy event in Juba.

Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka

Friday, 17 October 2014

Sarvodaya launched the End Child Poverty Knowledge Centre at the Sarvodaya Headquarters in Moratuwa, Sri Lanka.