Archive for July, 2011


EAPN Ireland seeks Communications Intern

July 2011

EAPN Ireland is recruiting a communications intern.  EAPN Ireland welcomes the support of interns and believes that they make an important contribution to the work of the organisation.  Our internship programme is designed to benefit the individual intern and the organisation. The successful applicant will work closely with the small staff team, and will have […]

New TDs want greater debate on the relationship between the EU and Ireland

July 2011

As the Dáil rises for the summer EAPN Ireland is launching a series of Blogs from new TDs ‘Fresh Perspectives: New TDs on the development of a more social Europe’.

Series of Workshops on Europe 2020 Strategy

July 2011

These three regional workshops will give people from marginalised communities, their organisations and others the opportunity to understand the commitments that have been made as part of Europe 2020

Guide to the 31st Dáil

July 2011

Now available on the EAPN Ireland website is our “Guide to the 31st Dáil” for Anti-Poverty Groups, which acts as an interesting briefing on the functioning of the Dáil, along with providing information on the make-up of the Dáil, legislation, lobbying and a summary of the Programme for Government.

People Experiencing Poverty 2011 – Video

July 2011

Now available on the EAPN website is a video from the European Meeting of People Experiencing Poverty 2011. The Irish delegation of Michael Mackey, Laura Pierce, Mary Connors and Karen KitzPatrick focused on the themes of employment, work and jobs. The delegation prepared recommendations and a theatrical presentation of the challenges of those living in […]