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The work of the Irish 17 October Committee is regularly supported by the Department of Social Protection and its Public Awareness Funding to promote awareness of the UN International Day for the Eradication of Poverty. In 2015, the Public Awareness Fund supports the networking between various initiatives and projects at the occasion of the observance of the UN Day.