Archive for February, 2011


EAPN Ireland submission to the Independent Review of ERO and REA Wage Setting Mechanisms

February 2011

This submission makes two key recommendations regarding ERO and REA Wage Setting Mechanisms and argues that cutting minimum wages will further increase poverty levels among workers.

Review of the European Meetings of People Experiencing Poverty 2010

February 2011

This provides an overview of the key issues raised in a review of EU Meetings of People Experiencing Poverty.

New Blog Entry on the Establishment of a High Pay Commission

February 2011

The task of the High Pay Commission would be to investigate possible reductions in the top earners creating more income equality.

EAPN Ireland launches Election Demands 2011 – Calling on Candidates to “Make Europe Work”

February 2011

Wednesday, 9th February 2011: If Ireland is to address the deep social, economic and democratic crisis, the next government must play a proactive role in shaping the type of EU which citizens can get behind.  Launching EAPN Ireland’s election demands Anna Visser, Director of EAPN Ireland said that “The Europe of the EU/IMF deal is […]

EAPN Ireland General Election Demands 2011 – Making Europe Work

February 2011

EAPN Ireland are pleased to to publish our General Eection Demands 2011.

Overwhelming interest in EU funding seminar, as community and voluntary groups struggle to fund vital work and services.

February 2011

High levels of demand for EU Funding information highlights the current financial difficulties facing the community sector as a result of recent events.

EAPN Ireland Resource Guide to EU Funding 2011

February 2011

EAPN Ireland are pleased to publish a brief resource manual on accessing EU funding and the funding programmes which target poverty and social exclusion.