EAPN Ireland European Election Manifesto 2019

April 2019

Please find enclosed the EAPN Ireland 2019 European election Manifesto and accompanying guide with questions for candidates and further relevant information. The Manifesto ‘Delivering on EU Values to End Poverty’ calls on candidates and decision makers to deliver on EU values of respect for human dignity and human rights, freedom, democracy, equality, and solidarity and […]

Better Europe Alliance response to European Commission 2019 Report on Ireland

April 2019

The Irish Better Europe Alliance has produced its Response to EU’s 2019 Country Report for Ireland. The EU report contains its annual analysis of how Ireland is performing on economic, social and environmental areas. The Response by the Alliance of 12 Irish civil society organisations working for a social and sustainable Europe covers a wide […]

Submission to Review of National Action Plan for Social Inclusion

January 2019

Read our Submission to the review of the Government’s social inclusion strategies from 2007-2017. This review will contribute to the new Plan due to be published early this year. Poverty levels are now higher than when the current Plan was launched in 2007 so it is crucial that the learning from the past ten years […]

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.

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 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

Better Europe Alliance – Response to European Commission 2018 Country Report for Ireland

April 2018

The Better Europe Alliance of civil society organisations for a social and sustainable Europe has produced its response to the 2018 Country Report for Ireland. The response outlines its proposals for more balanced social, environmental and economic policy to ensure a better quality of life for everyone. It includes sections on climate change; investment; taxation and expenditure; poverty, United […]

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.