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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.

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