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There are a few changes on the October 17 page for this year.

On this page you will find:

  • Testimonies: messages from people living in extreme poverty,...
  • Presentation: the meaning of the Day, its spirit,...
  • Symbolic gestures: activities, messages, significant gestures,...
  • Contacts: for any question related to October 17.
  • Toolbox: poster, concept note, documents of reference, videos,...

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Rockdale - Quarta 18 Outubro 2017 - Moneycare Day

A time when community members can discuss difficuties they experience with representatives from Centrelink, Sydney Water, Energy.

philip [dot] white [at] aue [dot] salvationarmy [dot] org

To read more about the Anti-Poverty Week Australia: http://www.antipovertyweek.org.au/

432 West Botany St The Salvation Army
Rockdale
Austrália

Adelaide - Sexta 20 Outubro 2017 - Attack Poverty, Not The Poor Conference

Join us this Anti-Poverty Week for two days of conversation, stories, and learning about ways to get active, an Anti-Poverty Week event organised by poor people!

We will be exploring the punishing, humiliating policies making life tougher for those out of work, and living in poverty, and how we can struggle together for justice and respect.

There will be a strong focus on the voices and insights of low-income people, whose views and experiences have been ignored for too long.

Transport Assistance and Childcare available.

WHEN: Friday October 20th, 10am-4:30pm, Saturday October 21st, 12pm-6.30pm
WHERE: Clayton Wesley Uniting Church, corner Portrush Road and The Parade, Beulah Park

https://www.facebook.com/events/363406017408633

To read more about the Anti-Poverty Week Australia: http://www.antipovertyweek.org.au/

corner Portrush Road and The Parade Clayton Wesley Uniting Church, Beulah Park
Adelaide
Austrália

Nsukka - Terça 17 Outubro 2017 - Celebration with people with special needs, people in poverty, and local government

Conte-nos como foi o evento

There was an awareness programme on the streets, shopping complex and government field.

The Governor of Enugu State was at Nsukka. We carried out the awareness programme walking from Enugu Road to Odenigbo Street where the Government Field is situated.

Descrição do evento

Celebration at Nsukka on October 17 at the Local Government. Participants include people with special needs and people in extreme poverty who stay at certain areas of the town, as well as school children, and others. The celebration will take place with the Local Government Chairman and wife gracing the occasion.
Programme will include stories of change, success stories.
We are also going to run some radio programmes and church announcements, as well as visit the motherless babies home.

Nsukka
Nigéria

Oshimili North LGA - Sábado 21 Outubro 2017 - Commemoration with dialogues, lectures, and more

Conte-nos como foi o evento

This is a coalition of various NGOs under ‘Working Fingers’.

The youths were fully represented from all over Delta State, and it was a full house. Agricultural products were fully displayed and demonstrated. A sewing machine was presented, as well as various items to discuss with and encourage them in entrepreneurship.

Descrição do evento

There will be radio commentary on Oct 17 to announce the Oct 21 commemoration.

On the 21st the programme will include lectures, dialogues, practical skills on agriculture, Entrepreneurship and Referrals for Interest free loans.

Amachai Community Hall Okpanam
Oshimili North LGA
Nigéria

Glasgow, Scotland - Terça 17 Outubro 2017 - Gather, share, celebrate the 30th anniversary of October 17

Conte-nos como foi o evento

Descrição do evento

Gather, share, celebrate the 30th anniversary of October 17 at George Square, 12 - 1pm around the commemorative stone with theatre, songs and testimonies from Glasgow and around the world, The event is free and open to everyone. It will be followed by a civic reception with the Lord Provost at the City Chambers.

George Square
Glasgow, Scotland
Reino Unido