Announcement of Funding Scheme: UN International End Poverty Day, 17 October 2020

The Social Inclusion Division of the Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection has today announced its Public Awareness Funding scheme for the United Nations International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, 17th October 2020.

“We would like to advise that the application and brochure for funding initiatives for the 2020 UN Day for the Eradication of Poverty is now live on

The deadline for submissions is strictly 12:00 (noon) on Friday, August 28th 2020. No late applications will be accepted. A direct link to the documents is available at the new location on –

We would also like to highlight a change to the application this year in respect to the ongoing Covid-19 public health emergency which all applicants are required to complete.

We would kindly ask that you direct all queries to We will endeavour to respond to all queries as soon as possible however due to remote working and temporarily redeployed staff we may not be able to respond straight away”