2017 – International Day for the Eradication of Poverty

“Wherever men and women are condemned to live in poverty, human rights are violated. To come together to ensure that these rights be respected is our solemn duty.”  

Father Joseph Wresinski– founder of the International Movement ATD Fourth World 

Remembering people who struggle with the violence of poverty –  Tuesday, 17 February 2017 marked the 30th anniversary of the first Human Rights and Poverty stone having been laid in Paris. The Lord Mayor Mícheál MacDonnch addressed the gathering held at the Social Justice and Poverty Stone on Customs House Quay.

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Click on the link  to listen to a beautiful song from people around the world who are struggling. Enjoy the music! “With My Own Two Hands”

 

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