As the EU celebrates its 60th birthday, these regional workshops are your chance to discuss questions like How does Europe decide social policies? What difference does this make to people affected by poverty? How can we influence European policy? Why is the EU in crisis? What do Brexit and the rise of racism mean for […]
Archive for 2017
The Better Europe Alliance of Civil society organisations has produced its response to the 2017 Country Report for Ireland. The response outlines its proposals for a more balanced social, environmental and economic policy to ensure a better quality of life for everyone.
The Government is proposing to introducing a new Working Family Payment. EAPN Ireland’s submission to the consultation highlights how the payment can best achieve its goals of poverty reduction and making work pay.
EAPN Ireland’s submission to the Government’s NRP for 2017 outlines the measures Ireland needs to take to bring about a balanced social and economic recovery and to achieve it’s poverty and other Europe 2020 targets so that no-one gets left behind.
EAPN Ireland NewsFlash February 2017
Using the UN Sustainable Development Goals to strengthen our work against poverty
Round 2: Using our knowledge in our communities
– Dublin 2nd March 2017
– Cork 7th March 2017
– Galway 9th March 2017
In response to the publication of the latest report on the numbers of those in poverty in 2015 EAPN Ireland has again demanded a serious commitment by the Government to fighting poverty. Director of EAPN Ireland stated that “We repeat our call for the Government to implement its commitment to develop an integrated framework for […]
EAPN Ireland Flash January 2017