The United Nations International Day for the Eradication of Poverty will take place on Wednesday 17th October.
The day is being marked by an event in Glasgow's George Square between 12pm and 1pm. The event will include stories and songs by choirs, rappers, poets and musicians. Soup will also be available.
The event is being organised by Bridging the Gap, Givin it Laldie, Lodging House Mission and ATD Fourth World.
To find out more about the United Nations International Day for the Eradication of Poverty visit the United Nations Website.