Event Detail

Internatioanl Day for the Eradication of Poverty
Start Date/Time: 17 October 2018
End Date/Time: 17 October 2018
Recurring Event: Recurring Event Every year on 17 October until 17/10/2025 (total 13 events)
Importance: Normal Priority
Category:
Social Justice
Description:
http://www.timeanddate.com/holidays/un/international-day-for-poverty-eradication

There is usually an event to commerate this day at the poverty plaque in George Square Glasgow.The stone plaque stands as a permanent reminder that in Glasgow, as in so many parts of the world, “poverty is neither inevitable nor acceptable”. After years of campaigning by Glasgow Braendam Link,
this Commemorative Stone plaque, carved in granite and similar to the one in Paris,was laid in earth brought from Paris (the Headquarters of ATD Fourth World), Stirling
Owned by carol On 14 August 2012