“Poverty does not only exacerbate violence, but violence can also perpetuate poverty.”

End Child Poverty participated in the interactive Forum on Religious Ideals and Responsibility of Leadership to End Violence Against Children, to mark the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children on 17 November. The event that was hosted by Arigatou International, New York at the Church Center for the United Nations, New York, was attended by various leaders and partners including; ECPAT International, the Global Partnership to End Violence against Children, and Religions for Peace.