Cancel the Cut! | DUWC & EAPN UK

During the pandemic, families experiencing and at risk of poverty and social exclusion have disproportionately been affected. In the UK, a £20 uplift to Universal Credit was introduced at the beginning of the pandemic, which totals an increase of £1040 a year. The Derbyshire Unemployed Workers’ Centre (DUWC), as a member of EAPN UK, took…

EAPN Portugal - Salvador Sobral

EAPN meets Eurovision | EAPN Portugal

The month of May doesn’t just signal disappointing Spring weather, it is also Eurovision month! Fans will be delighted to know that the winner of the Eurovision Song Contest 2017, Salvador Sobral, has collaborated with EAPN Portugal with their campaigns. Last year, he featured as the ambassador for the campaign ‘SOS Roma communities.’ Thanks to…

Healthy Planet – Europe for People | Publication EAPN Slovakia

Wellbeing, during and after the COVID-19 pandemic PhDr. Anna Galovičová from EAPN Slovakia, with support from the Slovak Ministry of Regional development, has recently published an English version of ‘Healthy Planet – Europe for People.’ This project emphasises the need to consider more factors in relation to well-being than purely economic development. The document explores…

International support for non-governmental organisations at No. 6 Metelkova Street in Ljubljana | EAPN Slovenia petition

Non-governmental organizations in Slovenia are increasingly targeted by the government’s restrictive measures and hostile rhetoric. Especially NGOs engaged in independent cultural production and defending human rights, media freedom and the environment are being targeted. Legal and financial restrictions have been applied to them and the epidemic is used to justify such measures. The media, the…