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Submission on Mid Term Review of Europe 2020

Submission on Mid Term Review of Europe 2020

The Better Europe Alliance has made a submission on the Mid-term Review of the Europe 2020 Strategy to the Joint Oireachtas Committee on European Union Affairs. It includes a range of proposals for improving delivery of the social and environmental commitments of the strategy.

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Better Europe Alliance – Analysis of EU Recommendations for Ireland

Better Europe Alliance – Analysis of EU Recommendations for Ireland

At the end of May the EU issued seven Recommendations for Ireland covering a range of policy areas Ireland needs to address over the coming year. While dominated by economic priorities they also contain potential positives. The Better Europe Alliance – Irish Civil Society Organisations for a Social and Sustainable Europe, including EAPN Ireland, has carried out and published an analysis of these Recommendations.

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EAPN Ireland Submission to Budget 2015

EAPN Ireland Submission to Budget 2015

EAPN Ireland today presented proposals for Budget 2015 to the Department of Social Protection’s Pre-Budget Forum in Dublin Castle. Included in its submission are proposals to increase social welfare levels to better meet the actual cost of living and to improve the process of poverty proofing policies before they are finalised.

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