When Children Smile

When Children Smile

When Children Smile Joseph Wresinski “Go ahead, smile!” my mother would whisper to me, whenever she was anxious herself, having to face intimidating or worrisome people. In moments of humiliation, my smile shielded and strengthened her. “Go ahead, smile!” Because a child’s smile hides all the suffering and uncertainty in the world. In India, they […]

Leave No One Behind Dialogue Series Concludes at the HLPF

Leave No One Behind Dialogue Series Concludes at the HLPF

Co-convened by the Baha’i International Community, International Movement ATD Fourth World, and SOS Children’s Villages International. Download the notes from here. On Tuesday, 11th July 2017, Baha’i International Community, International Movement ATD Fourth World and SOS Children’s Villages International jointly hosted the final installment of the Leave No One Behind Dialogue Series to launch the […]

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 […]