Participation Questionnaires

Questionnaires on Participation of People Experiencing Poverty in National Networks Do you have a strategy of making the work in the national network participatory or have you started to develop one? How does it evolve? Do you have a clear definition of participation? If yes, what is it? Describe examples of developing the participation approach…

Funds for inclusion

Since the creation of the European Social Fund in 1957, structural funds have made a considerable contribution to tackling social exclusion through the EU. This was primarily ensured through the European Social Fund, but also through the ERDF which provided for instance support to infrastructures linked to inclusion. The new Cohesion Policy for 2007-2013 restates…

Latest actions on structural funds

Upcoming activities On 29 May, the EAPN structural funds, employment and social inclusion working groups will meet for a seminar on “2010: the legacy we want”, that will look at national and EU level strategies to promote new political outcomes on the occasion of the EU Year 2010 for Combating Poverty and Social Exclusion. It…

Partnership

To ensure that the funds deliver on tackling poverty, it is crucial to enable access of those organisations engaged with the most excluded and provide a real partnership with them trough tailored mechanisms. Partnership in governance For the first time, Article 11 of the Structural Funds regulation explicitly recognizes the principle of partnership with civil…

Partnership

To ensure that the funds deliver on tackling poverty, it is crucial to enable access of those organisations engaged with the most excluded and provide a real partnership with them trough tailored mechanisms. Partnership in governance For the first time, Article 11 of the Structural Funds regulation explicitly recognizes the principle of partnership with civil…

Useful tools

Calendars of Meetings See Calendar of EAPN Meetings 2015 here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1UEK3BtzoNsUw80iArbO-conMv0siQFlSoK2lua-JDrM/edit?usp=sharing_eid See Calendar of EAPN Meetings 2014 here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1K0LBo4fOfKXaiXvmsSqyx7U7UYNLrT-wy-e4JRhnz1U/edit?usp=sharing Calendar of EAPN Meetings 2013 Calendar of EAPN Meetings 2012 Calendar of EAPN Meetings 2011 Calendar of EAPN Meetings 2010 Calendar of EAPN Meetings 2009 List of Conferences attended 2014 Strategic Plan, Work Programmes & Activity Reports to the…

Employment

The key objectives of the Employment working group to facilitate exchange and mutual learning all over EU, regarding the interrelations between policies concerning employment and unemployment and the realities experienced by people in poverty and the projects and lobbying activities implemented by members at national / regional / local level. This valuable expertise also helps…