We’re Hiring! | Director

Join our team! EAPN is recruiting a Director to ensure the strategic direction of the work of EAPN, under the guidance of the EAPN Bureau and Executive Committee. She/He will have overall responsibility for the implementation of the work programme and the management of the Secretariat of EAPN, and relations with key stakeholders. Please return…

Social Platform Flagship Conference Workshop | EAPN & SOLIDAR

An annual forum of civil society organisations advocating for social justice and participatory democracy As part of the Social Platform Flagship Conference 2021, both SOLIDAR and EAPN will lead the first workshop: ‘Employment: “Roadmap to Quality Employment through a Just Transition and a Fair Recovery”.’ The workshop will build concrete links with the European Pillar…

Racial Justice | EAPN Statement

Poverty is one of the clearest impacts of this systemic inequality. We simply cannot achieve our aim of eradicating poverty without also eradicating the entrenched racial inequalities that are embedded within our economic, political and social systems and institutions. Poverty and racial inequality are inextricably linked, and there can be no social justice without racial…

EAPN serving as Expert for EESC Explanatory Opinion “Decent Minimum wages across Europe” | EAPN News

Since March, Mathias Maucher, EAPN Policy Officer, has participated as an invited expert in the “Diversity Europe Group” (Group III) of the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) in drafting and discussing the EESC Explanatory Opinion “Decent Minimum Wage across Europe”. EAPN’s National Networks from Germany, Poland, Romania, Spain and Sweden were also involved in…

Provide Adequate Social Protection Benefits and make Social Protection Schemes Poverty-Proof | EAPN News

Mathias Maucher, EAPN Policy Officer, contributed to a panel debate organised by DG EMPL and ICF to contribute to the implementation of the principles set out in the Council Recommendation on access to social protection for workers and self-employed, as well as the European Pillar of Social Rights. The seminar investigated how to ensure and finance an adequate…