How to Finance for Sustainable Development Goals

How to Finance for Sustainable Development Goals

View the notes and the program from the event here. With the goal of discussing key issues related to the ECOSOC Financing for Development Forum and the implementation of the 2030 Agenda, the International Movement ATD 4th World, in collaboration with the ​Bahá’í International Community and Regions Refocus, organized a working breakfast with a diverse […]

Six Months of Progress for the Multidimensional Aspects of Poverty Research Project

Six Months of Progress for the Multidimensional Aspects of Poverty Research Project

The Multidimensional Aspects of Poverty (MAP) Research Project kicked off in the United States last December. This international project implements a research model where people with a direct experience of poverty are recognized as experts along with academic researchers and practitioners to contribute to the global thinking on poverty. A lot has happened already during […]

Economic & Community Evolutions in Southwest Virginia – Twenty Years of ATD Fourth World Movement Presence

Economic & Community Evolutions in Southwest Virginia – Twenty Years of ATD Fourth World Movement Presence

In 1964, when then President Johnson launched the War on Poverty, he chose a small coal mining community in eastern Kentucky to make the announcement. The poverty in Appalachia was a principal objective of that campaign which brought many anti-poverty projects to the region. In 1966, Joseph Wresinski, the founder of ATD Fourth World, traveled […]