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Campaign Art SPECIAL: Are You Ready to Take It On? End Poverty by 2030

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People, Spaces, Deliberation bloggers present exceptional campaign art from all over the world. These examples are meant to inspire.

This week the World Bank hosted its annual Spring Meetings in Washington, D.C. The following video was shared with an audience attending a call to action for the millenium generation: End Poverty by the Year 2030.

At the event at the World Bank's headquarters in Washington DC, President Jim Yong Kim and UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon met with young global leaders (Ashish J. Thakkar, Mara Group and Foundation; Chernor Bah, Chair Global Education First Initiative; Hugh Evans, Founder & CEO Global Poverty Project; Nargis Shirazi, Co-founder WO-MAN foundation) to share stories of inspiration and hope.
 
Are You Ready to Take It On? End Poverty by 2030

The Bank also published a blog that gives more information on the Global Poverty Project petition calling on countries to support efforts to end extreme poverty by 2030, a link to the live event on April 10: #EndPoverty 2030: Millennials Take on the Challenge and photos and logos of the campaign that you can download. Stay tuned for more updates!

 

Source: World Bank

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