"stealing our future by keeping us out of touch with the knowledge-based society"
"my children inheriting my poverty"
"days without bread are the longest days"
"constant pressure. It wears you down. Nobody prepared me for living in such harsh conditions"
"working full-time, but … not earning enough to make a decent living"
"every agency wanting the same papers. And more photocopies every time"
"being undocumented, so for you I don’t exist"
"hard to talk about, but when I did start to talk to others I felt no different from them and I wasn’t embarrassed"
"waking up in bad housing conditions which saps the will to do anything"
"what really wears homeless people out is time. Always waiting, always being on the go…"
"being paid regularly, but my debts still mounting up anyway"
"being old and living alone. I am sick. I am afraid of loneliness … I cry a lot but try to look calm and collected when I go out."
International Day of EAPN Norway
1 October 2010, by
European Anti Poverty Network
About the COALITION
About the YEAR
What is POVERTY ?
What we WANT
NEWS and media
Resources for the media
Calendar of EVENTS
Take ACTION !
The EY 2010 NGO Coalition is being coordinated by EAPN
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