Month of mobilization against Poverty

Month of mobilization of the Global Call to Action against Poverty (GCAP), 16 September – 17 October 2006

A month of mobilization will be launched on 16 September, which will build up to a climax on a global white band day on the 17 October - the International Day on the Eradication of Poverty. During the month, countries around the world will undertake an array of actions, culminating in a global white band day. The white band will remain the symbol and _expression of solidarity against poverty.

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