Sustainable Development Goal 1: No Poverty

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A photo taken March 5, 2019, shows Villa 31, a populous and marginalized neighborhood in Buenos Aires, Argentina. World Day of the Poor is observed Nov. 17. (CNS/Reuters/Magali Druscovich)

The United Nations calls its 17 Sustainable Development Goals "the blueprint to achieve a better and more sustainable future for all." With a target of achieving them by 2030, the goals are all interconnected and address the global challenges we face.

Goal 1 is "No Poverty." As the UN puts it: "Economic growth must be inclusive to provide sustainable jobs and promote equality."

This series highlights some of the work sisters are doing around the world to eradicate poverty.

Deceased Indian priest's legacy highlights model for countercultural witness to poverty

Feb 11, 2022

Even at Christmas, it's not calm and bright for everyone

Dec 22, 2021

Q & A with Silvia Gutierrez, helping people who live in their cars in Los Angeles

Oct 26, 2021

Medical Mission Sisters' Deepalaya farm is an oasis in Madhya Pradesh

Oct 14, 2021
Oct 13, 2021
Aug 02, 2021
Jun 09, 2021
Apr 08, 2021
Feb 15, 2021
Nov 16, 2020
Mar 17, 2020
Mar 09, 2020
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Aug 19, 2019
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Jun 03, 2019
Nov 04, 2018
Mar 08, 2018
Mar 01, 2018
Feb 15, 2016
Apr 27, 2015