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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), please find  below a briefing note on the pillar and what it represents. EAPN Ireland Briefing on European Pillar of Social Rights (003)

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.

EAPN Ireland- Newsflash July 2018

May 2018

Find enclosed the EAPN Ireland newsflash for July 2018 HERE

EAPN Ireland Pre-budget Submission 2019

May 2018

EAPN Ireland has published its pre-budget submission for 2019.

EMIN Bus Tour- EAPN Free Seminars-Limerick Longford Dublin

May 2018

Social welfare for All? A Local and European Perspective on Adequacy and Acessibility” In honor of the EMIN bus tour arriving in Ireland EAPN Ireland will be hosting free seminars in Limerick, Longford and Dublin, May 18th-21st

Submission to 2018 National Reform Programme

April 2018

EAPN Ireland’s submission to the Government’s 2018 National Reform Programme provides it’s analysis of how Ireland is performing against the targets it has set under Europe 2020 strategy including targets for poverty reduction, employment and education.

Social Inclusion Forum 2018 – Local Preparatory Meetings

April 2018

Starting on the 18th April EAPN Ireland and Community Work Ireland are holding six local preparatory meetings for the 2018 Social Inclusion Forum. The meetings will take place in Castleblayney , Ennis, Letterkenny, Tipperary, Kilcoole in Wicklow, Cork and one other venue yet to be confirmed. The 2018 Social Inclusion Forum will be on the 10th May in the Aviva Conference Centre in Dublin.

EAPN Ireland Newsflash March 2018

March 2018

EAPN Ireland NewsFlash March 2018

EAPN Ireland Poverty Briefing 2018 and Government consultation on new social inclusion plan

February 2018

As the Government begins its consultation on a new National Action Plan for Social Inclusion EAPN Ireland has published its Poverty Briefing 2018. The Briefing presents up to date information on the levels of poverty and the issues behind them and outlines proposals across a range of policy areas.