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Submission to National Reform Programme 2016

Submission to National Reform Programme 2016

EAPN Ireland has made its submission to the Irish NRP for 2016. It has highlighted the crisis levels of poverty in Ireland, including by those in homelessness, and repeated its call for all of Government anti-poverty strategy to address it.

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Better Europe Alliance Response to Country Report 2016

Better Europe Alliance Response to Country Report 2016

The Better Europe Alliance has produced its Response to the European Commission’s 2016 Country Report for Ireland. This Country Report is part of the EU’s European Semester process and provides an analysis of the key economic, social and environmental issues facing Ireland.

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EAPN Ireland Flash and Blogs

March 2016 EAPN Ireland Flash Update New Blog: European Commission report Highlights growth in Poverty: 30% of children at risk of poverty Points to gaps in services infrastructure Criticises decisions to cut taxes and forgo new income (Irish tax take is 29.7%, as against EU average of 39.1%)

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