From my neighbourhood to the UN

Giving the poorest sectors of society access to the places of worldwide decision making was the ambition of the founder of ATD Fourth World, Joseph Wresinski: "I was haunted by the idea that these families would never escape poverty for as long as they were not welcome as a whole, as a people, at the heart of decision making. I promised myself that if I stayed, I would ensure that these families could cross the thresholds of the Vatican, the Elysée, the UN [...] "