Realities of Today’s World. Contemporary Forms Of Poverty. Causes:. Conflicts / Wars. Migration. HIV / AIDS. Displacement of Indigenous people. Gender inequality. Child Trafficking. Most often affected by poverty :. Women. Children. Globalization. Global Village.
Integration of markets, communications and peoples
Increasing consciousness of common humanity
We are all wired together in an invisible way.
Sometimes, data are accepted uncritically
UN Millennium Development Goals
“Like slavery and apartheid, poverty is not natural. It is a human creation and it can be overcome and eradicated by actions of human beings.” Nelson Mandela
AIC: Against poverty and its causes, to act together
Know more about your own association on the local, national, and international levels.
Attend / organize meetings, encounters, conferences.
Rome or Paris
Our Family has more than 2 million members from all sectors of society. Imagine the good that we can bring about, if our branches join hands in helping the poor!!
Collaborate with other Church groups, institutes, associations and similar organizations.
Collaborate with different national and international organizations.