AGM and workshop on active inclusion and welfare reform Download Notice The EU-wide economic and social strategy ‘Europe 2020’ re-commits member states to promoting ‘active inclusion’, defined by one EU website as follows: “Active inclusion” of people at risk of poverty and excluded from the labour market entails a comprehensive policy mix combining an adequate […]
Archive for May, 2012
This week, Irish voters are asked to vote on a proposal to change our Constitution to allow the Oireachtas to ratify the Treaty on Stability, Coordination and Governance in the Economic And Monetary Union.
In this Special Briefing, we provide information on the content of the Treaty and give some arguments for and against it from a social point of view. We also include, on the last page, proposals for a political way forward for Europe from a recent EAPN (Europe) briefing paper on the crisis.