Evidence suggests that poverty estimates based on monetary and non-monetary multidimensional measures are often loosely associated and that one measure cannot serve as a proxy for another
United Nations High-Level Political Forum 2017
The meeting of the high-level political forum on sustainable development in 2017, will be held 10 July - 19 July 2017. The theme will be "Eradicating poverty and promoting prosperity in a changing world". The Global Coalition to End Child Poverty & World Vision will be holding a side event on Wednesday 12th July 8:15 - 9:30 am.
The 2017 Child Poverty Conference will be held in Addis Ababa from 23-25 October. This three-day international conference aims to engage policy makers, practitioners and researchers in identifying solutions for fighting child poverty and inequality in Sub-Saharan Africa, and inspiring action towards change.
The Winter Youth Assembly was held on February 2, 2017. Organised by the Global Coalition to End Child Poverty in partnership with UNICEF and hosted at United Nations Headquarters in New York, this three day event placed the voices of youth at the heart of discussions on the most pressing factors affecting child poverty today, and highlight the interdependence and universality of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
In December last year, Zinester worked with ten girls from Egypt to get their voices heard. Zinester aims to give marginalized groups a voice by teaching them to make DIY magazines and using these ‘Zines’ for social impact and to provide assets for campaigns.