Archive for 2018

EAPN Ireland Newsflash December 2018

December 2018

Please find enclosed the EAPN Ireland newsflash for December 2018. We would like to wish all our readers a happy Christmas and a peaceful new year.

Press Release- CSO Survey of Income and Living conditions 2017

December 2018

Please find attached a press release on the SILC report for 2017, published December 17th 2018. 

70th Anniversary of the UN Universal Declaration of Human Rights

December 2018

Today (December 10th) marks the 70th anniversary of the signing of the UN Universal Declaration of Human Rights. On this important anniversary, please find enclosed an EAPN Ireland statement here, highlighting that human rights are still an ongoing issue facing those most marginalised in Irish society.

EAPN Ireland- Briefing note on the European Pillar for Social Rights

November 2018

On the first anniversary of the European Pillar for Social Rights (November 17th), EAPN Ireland published a Briefing note on the Pillar and what it represents. The Pillar was signed up to in 2017 by the main EU Institutions and all Member States, including Ireland. It covers rights and principles across 20 areas including areas […]

EAPN Ireland-Newsflash September 2018

October 2018

Please find enclosed  the EAPN Ireland newsflash for September here.   

EAPN Ireland- Response to Budget 2019

October 2018

The budget for 2019 was announced by the Government yesterday, October 9th. Please find below European Anti-Poverty Network Ireland’s response to the budget, welcoming the increases to social welfare rates and calling for an ambitious approach to the new National Action Plan for Social Inclusion.

Workshop: “Designing integrated supports for families experiencing social exclusion”

July 2018

A cross national exchange on learning from the PACT Project in Spain.

Since 2015 PACT has been piloting a model for planning and delivering social services to individuals and families at risk of social exclusion. This workshop is an opportunity to hear about the project and discuss potential learning for an Irish context.

EAPN Ireland- Newsflash July 2018

May 2018

Find enclosed the EAPN Ireland newsflash for July 2018 HERE

Report from Social Inclusion Forum 2018 Local Preparatory Meetings

May 2018

In the lead up to the national Social Inclusion Forum in the Aviva Stadium on the 10th May 2018 EAPN Ireland and Community Work Ireland held six local preparatory meetings in Castleblayney, Ennis, Letterkenny, Tipperary, Kilcoole in Wicklow, and Cork City. A short report detailing the broad range of issues and proposals arising from these meetings […]

EAPN Ireland Newsflash April-May 2018

May 2018

EAPN Ireland NewsFlash April-May 2018