Projects of Survival

We believe everyone has the right to housing and regular meals.

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Movement Building

Fighting poverty through demonstrations, bus tours, marches, and truth commissions.

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Educationals

Raising consciousness and developing leaders amongst the ranks of the poor.

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OUR MISSION. OUR VISION

The Poor People’s Economic Human Rights Campaign is committed to uniting the poor across color lines as the leadership base for a broad movement to abolish poverty.

We work to accomplish this through advancing economic human rights as named in the universal declaration of human rights- such as the rights to food, housing, health, education, communication and a living wage job. learn more

URGENT! – PUERTO RICO

Urgent!! We are filing a petition for international human rights observers tomorrow at the organization of American states and we also know of a human rights activist that is flying to Puerto Rico tomorrow. If you have a family member that you are concerned about send us the following information to humanrightsforpr@gmail.com

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On Monday, October 2 at 1:00 pm, the Poor People’s Economic Human Rights Campaign (PPEHRC) will be visiting the offices of the Organization of American States in Washington, D.C. to ask that international human rights observers are sent to Puerto Rico to witness the extent of the devastation caused by Hurricane Maria and whether the recovery efforts are putting poor people before profits or are further contributing to Puerto Rico’s economic crisis. We, the poor, are calling on the international … read more