The ONE Ball 2015 – Party Like It’s 1965 - Celebrate 10 years of ONE (SINGAPORE)'s campaign to Make Poverty History on Saturday 31 Oct at 7pm! Wear your best 1960’s cheong sams, saris and sarong kebayas and join us at the historic Hotel Fort Canning for a night to remember!
Film Screening & Panel Discussion – Untouchable: Children of God - Untouchable - Children of God, is a powerful film that explores the lives of young girls particularly vulnerable to sex trafficking in India and Nepal. Join us for a fantastic documentary and discussion on human trafficking and explore opportunities to tackle these issues!
‘Make Poverty History’ Quiz Night - How much do you know about the issues? Prove your mettle and support our campaign! Join us for a night of inquisitive brain-wracking fun at ONE (SINGAPORE)'s first ever Quiz Night.
Run, So Others Can - People with special needs are often excluded from sports due to misconceptions about their abilities. As Singapore progresses towards a more inclusive society, events such as The Colour Run provide a fun avenue for participation, writes ShuQi Liu.
The death toll is 7,000 and rising. The 7.8 magnitude earthquake – Nepal’s worst in 80 years – has affected communities in 30 districts as well as people in India, China and Bangladesh.
Women, men and children leave their homes – sometimes voluntarily, sometimes not – to escape poverty, inequalities, discrimination and the effects of climate change. While seeking a better life, what they find is often starkly different. Join ONE (SINGAPORE) and SMU Wee Kim Wee Centre on Monday 28 September to learn more about migration and the economic, social and cultural challenges associated with it.
Join ONE (SINGAPORE) and Singapore Committee for UN Women on Wed 16 Sep at 7pm for a panel discussion with leading female scientists on climate change to learn more about global warming and its wide-reaching impacts on impoverished communities.
Listen to an archived broadcast of our discussion on local poverty and food issues on mixlr.com/onesingapore!
In partnership with JWT and myRepublic, ONE (SINGAPORE) has started a new initiative to help our neighbours-in-need. Donors living near a neighbour facing difficulties get to enjoy free wifi in return for your support. Let’s show our kampung spirit and Connect Against Poverty today!
'action/2015’ is a global movement calling for pivotal change in 2015 for the future our people and the planet. Right now, few people realize that the year 2015 is a test of our human rights and values. The year ahead is a historic opportunity for us to come together as a global community to demand equality for all and ensure that every member of our family – now and future generations – are able to lead good and dignified lives enriched with opportunity.
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