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Why Rio+ 20 Matters

From 20 – 22 June, presidents and prime ministers from 112 countries will gather in Rio de Janeiro for the UN Conference on Sustainable Development . This is not just another conference, writes Loy Rego. Taking place just two days after the G20 Summit in Mexico, Rio+20 will shape the content and direction of the development agenda for years to come.

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".

Oct 15-17: Recounting the Past Week's Events and Actions

On October 15th-17th, millions of men, women and children around the world took actions against poverty and inequality in their communities. A snapshot of just a few events are below:

Another Snapshot of the World We Want Report

In conjunction with the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty on October 17th, GCAP will be launching the World We Want Report. This report is a reflection of responses and messages that civil society and citizens have sent to world leaders this year. Below is another snapshot of the work that will be available in the full report.