EAPN is a network of 31 national networks of voluntary organisations and grassroots groups active in the fight against poverty within the Member States of the EU, Norway, Iceland, Serbia and Macedonia, and of 14 European organisations whose main activities are related to the fight against poverty and social exclusion.

How to become a member?

EAPN welcomes new members whose main and explicit purpose is to empower people facing poverty and social exclusion:

  • If your organisation works in a Member State of the European Union, EEA countries or in a pre-accession country, please contact the EAPN national network in your country (see list above) or EAPN Europe Staff directly.
  • If your organisation works at European level, please contact the EAPN Europe Staff. EAPN will send you in return the specific application requirements or contacts of our National Network in your country.