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We fight for a world without poverty and exclusion

All individuals should have the right to be an equal member of society, with the same human rights regardless of gender, disabilities and social status. 

Everyone deserves to be in control of their own economic life and have the possibility to earn their own income, own land and afford an education.

The civil society are an important role in a democratic society. A strong civil society can represent and defend marginalized groups while raising awareness.

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Martin Nihlgård, Sverigechef IM
22 March 2019
Martin Nihlgård
Acting Secretary General
A group of young people stand outside their school building. They are all very happy and are making thumbs up.
3 September 2018
One of these examples is that a schoolgirl married at the age of 17. Charity Laston, got a boyfriend whose business was to smoke fresh fish along the beach. "I did it because of poverty as I struggled with raising...
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