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October 17 - International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
Annual event. W

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October 10 - World Homeless Day
Annual event. worldhomelessday.org

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August 9 - International Day of the World's Indigenous People
Annual event to promote and protect the rights of the world’s indigenous population. W

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February 20 - World Day of Social Justice
Annual event, a day recognizing the need to promote efforts to tackle issues such as poverty, exclusion and unemployment. W un.org

News and comment[edit source]


62 people own as much as the poorest half of the world's population, according to Oxfam, January 18 [1]


Have We Finally Moved Beyond GDP? October 20 [2]

Poverty goals? No, it’s extreme wealth we should be targeting, Ocotober 19 [3]

Who are the 1%? The answer might surprise you, October 14 [4]


Inequality as Policy? Feb 09 [5]


United Nations adopts Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples W, September 13 [6]