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Update: October 17th Actions

The International Day for the Eradication of Poverty was marked around the world again this year, with actions in 30 countries. Below, we highlight some actions that were taken to build The World We Want:

October 17th Update From GCAP Japan

In Japan, the SUTA 2012 campaign was held from 1 to 17 October. People did stand up in support of poverty eradication all over the country. About 27,000 people stood up, and around 1,200 events were reported in Japan.

GCAP Portugal Launches the World We Want Report

Oikos, as representative of the Global Call To Action Against Poverty (GCAP), through the “Zero Poverty” Campaign in Portugal,launched the report "The World We Want".