1990

Hiring of the first EAPN Director: Marie-Françoise Wilkinson (France) and she will stay as Director for twelve years (1990-2002).   Election of the first EAPN President: Quintin Oliver (UK – Northern Ireland) and he will stay for two years (one mandate) as President (1990-1992).   December – First General Assembly (Constituent)- Brussels: When the EU…

1990-2000 | EAPN

All 1975 Key events 3 EU Anti-Poverty Programmes (1975-1993) These programs were the result of an important achievement: the recognition that the fight against poverty and social exclusion should be a competence of the EU. As a sequence to the oil crisis in 1973 and its devastating consequences in several countries, the European Economic Community…