ANTI POVERTY DAY
The students of Classes XI-XII of Saint Soldier International School put together their efforts to present an inspiring morning assembly to mark International Day for the Eradication of Poverty. The students, in their efforts to spread awareness regarding the fight against poverty, showcased the lessons, problems, and potential solutions associated with poverty. Children projected the evils of poverty through speeches in Hindi and English which highlighted the causes and effects of poverty. Mantaran elaborated on the causes of poverty. Jaskaran spoke about the increasing rate of poverty in India through a graphical representation. Saloni gave a speech highlighting various anti-poverty programmes initiated by the Government of India for removal of poverty. Divyanshi presented some facts regarding the effectiveness of poverty reducing programmes and how certain disparities still persist. Sanjana presented a speech in Hindi highlighting effectiveness of anti-poverty programmes in rural India. The special assembly on Anti-Poverty Day encouraged the children to make their own efforts to help in curbing the problem of poverty.