Archive for June, 2011


EAPN “Ireland in Social Europe” Closing Event – Julien Van Geertsom

June 2011

This is a video of Julien Van Geertsom’s, President of the Belgian Federal Public Planning Service for Social Integration’s, key note address at the closing event of the “Ireland in Social Europe project.

EAPN General Assembly 2011

June 2011

On Saturday 18 July 200 delegates to the EAPN General Assembly unanimously adopted a final declaration (Europe needs a new heart) addressing the fight against poverty and social exclusion in the context of the crisis facing many European member states.

Response to crisis driving more into poverty says EAPN Ireland at European Seminar, Dublin

June 2011

PRESS RELEASE: Response to crisis driving more into poverty says EAPN Ireland at European Seminar, Dublin Challenging Perspectives – Changing Realities, European Seminar, 10 June, Dublin Dublin, Thursday June 9th, 2010: Concluding a two year European Commission funded project, the European Anti Poverty Network (EAPN) Ireland and its project partners demonstrate the impact of the […]

Building Effective Consultation and Participation

June 2011

The production of this report arose from concerns expressed by partners in the “Ireland in Social Europe Project” about weaknesses within consultative processes in Ireland.

No Credible Recommendations to Reduce Poverty

June 2011

The Recommendations are a betrayal of the hopes of people experiencing poverty and anti-poverty organizations across Europe that trusted in the commitments to poverty reduction made by President Barroso and the EU

Burning Issues Paper from the “Ireland in Social Europe” Project

June 2011

This Burning Issues paper presents some of the key issues faced by people living on low incomes and experiencing different forms of social exclusion.