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EAPN Ireland calls for a budget to protect the poor and build a more inclusive society

October 2012

The European Anti Poverty Network (EAPN) Ireland, an alliance of over 300 national and local organisations fighting poverty, has called for a budget to protect the poor and to build a more inclusive society. This will require tough decisions on resources to ensure that welfare payments lift people out of poverty and remove the barriers to taking up quality work.