17 October 2012
World Poverty Day October 17
October 17th 2012 is World Poverty Day, and UN agencies and partners are teaming up to raise awareness of MDG successes and push for achievement of the Goals by 2015. Ending poverty can improve child survival rates and improve maternal health worldwide.
>>Visit www.endpoverty2015.org to learn more about the progress made and the challenges that remain in the fight against poverty.
>>”Poverty is easy to denounce but difficult to combat.” Read the UN Secretary-General’s message.