Around the world

ATD Fourth World was created in 1957 by Joseph Wresinski with families from a slum in Paris. Today, 400 permanent volunteers are working in 30 countries in the North and the South.

The international movement ATD Fourth World  has a advisory status at the United Nations, Unesco,Unicef, OIT, Europe Council,… ATD Fourth World helped organize a first gathering on October 17th, 1987 that became the International Day to Eliminate Poverty.

For more information, visit the ATD Fourth World International Website.