Archive for August, 2010


New Blog Post: Workfare Won’t Work for the Unemployed

August 2010

Read our response to Minister O’Cuiv’s proposals on labour market activation and why workfare won’t work for the unemployed. Let us know what you think!

Book Review: Prosperity without Growth, Economics for a Finite Planet

August 2010

New blog post: EAPN Ireland’s Aiden Lloyd review’s Tim Jackson’s ‘Prosperity without growth: economics for a finite planet’

Seminar on Poverty and Social Exclusion: Donegal 28th September

August 2010

EAPN Ireland, the CWC & the Community Platform will hold the final regional seminar on poverty and social exclusion in Donegal on 28th September.

‘Claiming our Future’ Event Notice: Saturday 30th October 2010

August 2010

‘Claiming our Future’ is an event to stimulate the emergence of a cross sectoral community of interest and action for a more equal, inclusive and sustainable Ireland.

EAPN Publishes Proposals for Platform Against Poverty

August 2010

The Europe 2020 Strategy includes, as one of its 5 key targets, a target to reduce poverty by 20 million people, to be delivered through a flagship initiative: the ‘European Platform against Poverty’. Read EAPN’s detailed proposals about the kind of platform that we want at national and European level.

Date for Diaries: EAPN Ireland Training for Trainers

August 2010

This two day training for trainers programme is being run jointly by the European Anti-Poverty Network (EAPN) Ireland and the Northern Ireland Anti-Poverty Network (NIAPN).