GOAL 1 TARGETS

Create sound policy frameworks at the national, regional and international levels, based on pro-poor and gender-sensitive development strategies, to support accelerated investment in poverty eradication actions

GOAL 1 TARGETS

Ensure significant mobilization of resources from a variety of sources, including through enhanced development cooperation, in order to provide adequate and predictable means for developing countries, in particular least developed countries, to implement programmes and policies to end poverty in all its dimensions

GOAL 1 TARGETS

By 2030, build the resilience of the poor and those in vulnerable situations and reduce their exposure and vulnerability to climate-related extreme events and other economic, social and environmental shocks and disasters

GOAL 1 TARGETS

By 2030, ensure that all men and women, in particular the poor and the vulnerable, have equal rights to economic resources, as well as access to basic services, ownership and control over land and other forms of property, inheritance, natural resources, appropriate new technology and financial services, including microfinance

GOAL 1 TARGETS

Implement nationally appropriate social protection systems and measures for all, including floors, and by 2030 achieve substantial coverage of the poor and the vulnerable

GOAL 1 TARGETS

By 2030, reduce at least by half the proportion of men, women and children of all ages living in poverty in all its dimensions according to national definitions

GOAL 1 TARGETS

By 2030, eradicate extreme poverty for all people everywhere, currently measured as people living on less than $1.25 a day

COMPANY GOAL

By 2025, Barry Callebaut is committed to eradicate child labour from their supply chain.

COMPANY GOAL

Facebook aims to provide universal internet access by 2020 to alleviate poverty.

COMPANY GOAL

By 2020, Bata aims to train and employ 5,000 women at the bottom of the pyramid in rural Bangladesh.

COMPANY GOAL

MasterCard is committed to connecting 500 million previously excluded people to the formal economy by 2020.

COMPANY GOAL

Anglo American aims to create 25,000 new jobs by 2017 and help alleviate poverty in the mining community.

COMPANY GOAL

Dupont is committed to improve the livelihoods of at least 3 Million farmers and their rural communities by 2020

FACTS & FIGURES

1 billion children worldwide are living in poverty and 22,000 children die each day due to poverty

FACTS & FIGURES

About one in five persons in developing regions lives on less than $1.25 per day

FACTS & FIGURES

836 million people still live in extreme poverty

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"Looking at these issues as a businessman, I believe that investing in the world’s poorest people is the smartest way that our government spends money."

- Bill Gates, Former CEO and Chairman of Microsoft, Co-Founder of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation -

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"Poverty is the worst form of violence."

- Mahatma Gandhi -

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"As long as poverty, injustice and gross inequality persist in our world, none of us can truly rest. "

- Nelson Mandela -

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22-24 NOVEMBER 2016

Marina Bay Sands, Singapore

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