Nelson Mandela

The Global Call to Action Against Poverty can take its place as a public movement alongside the movement to abolish slavery and the international solidarity against apartheid.
About Us


  • GCAP Newsletter June 2020 – Global Solidarity Action!

    See, read and subscribe to the full newsletter here! The COVID-19 crisis has highlighted and worsened systemic inequalities. During the lockdown, 80% of urban workers in India have lost their…
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  • Joint letter to UN Member States: Ensure meaningful civil society participation in the 2020 virtual HLPF

    The pandemic has had immense consequences for civil societies across the world. Currently, there is a danger that Covid-19 might result in the literal “muting” of civil society actors at…
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  • Lift the Veil of Invisibility of Women and Girls with Disabilities to Hear Their Voices and Address Their Rights and Needs in the Fight Against COVID-19

    Download the Leave No Woman Behind statement here "It is fundamental to ensure the inclusion and access of persons with disabilities to health services, on an equal basis with others,…
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  • Statement GCAP LAC: COVID-19 pandemic deepens inequalities in Latin America and the Caribbean

    Beyond the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, it is very clear that this health emergency has highlighted the profound inequalities in our societies, aggravating the global crises in which we…
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Faces of Inequality

A people’s movement is needed to end inequalities within and between countries and to ensure that “Leave No One Behind” becomes reality and not a mere slogan. This includes a world where everyone has and pays their fair share, including the rich and companies. To build this movement, this global campaign features the Faces of Inequality.
See the campaign!

What we do

Global Call to Action Against Poverty (GCAP) supports people in their struggles for justice and brings individuals and organisations together to challenge the institutions and processes that perpetuate poverty and inequalities across the world, to defend and promote human rights, gender justice, social justice, climate justice and the security needed for the dignity and peace of all.
  • Social protection for all 
  • Tax justice & decent work 
  • Gender equality and inclusion of marginalised groups 
  • Climate justice 

Read more Agenda 2030 Faces of Inequality