16-18 October: Bulgaria joined the Global Action against Poverty

Almost 10000 people participated in person and virtually to the Global Call and the Global Record
by Jivka Marinova

The Bulgarian Platform of NGOs for International Development (BPID) playing the role of national GCAP coalition participated to the Global Action against poverty led by GERT and its volunteers!

Thousands of leaflets, pins, postcards and T-shirts have been disseminated among young people in schools and universities and people in the street in front of the National Parliament. The Stand-up Take Action campaign was run simultaneously in Sofia, Varna, Karlovo and Rakovski.

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They demanded the fulfillment of the Millenium development goals, they were standing-up for better life and opportunitie for all and in solidarity with the poor in the world.