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


  • Global Overview – Leave No Woman Behind

    Whether we like it or not COVID is a disease of poverty, powerlessness, inequities and injustice - a disease of the disadvantaged - and gets entrenched in the poorest communities.…
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  • HLPF Side Event:  Inclusive Engagement of Civil Society in the VNR and Follow-up Processes in the UNECE Region in the Decade of Action

    Tuesday, 13 July 7:30 – 09:00 New York 11:30 – 13:00 GMT Please register here. Organizers: ECE-RCEM with SDG Watch Europe, GCAP and WMG for ECE Region The majority of UN Economic Commission…
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  • Civil Society Meeting: Civil Society Workshop 2- Reflections from HLPF 2021 and delivering the recovery

    Date: Friday 16 July 8:00 – 10:00 New York 12:00 – 14:00 GMT Register here: This joint workshop will close the series of events and will draw from a…
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  • Leave No Woman Behind – Global Report Launch

    Download the full report here. This global report on Leave No Women Behind (LNWB) has been prepared as part of GCAP’s Faces of Inequality Campaign. It has highlighted the intersectionality…
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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 
  • Create and protect Civic Space 
  • Gender equality and inclusion of marginalised groups 
  • Climate justice 

Read more Agenda 2030 Faces of Inequality