“My name is Justine Bark, I am 36 and currently unemployed. I am doing this Blog to share my experiencesand feelings, both positive and negative in my quest to gain full time employment. In the past I have had many jobs in factories, pubs, shops and with cleaning agencies. I have two children, one at…
EAPN Video on employment activation policies is OUT!
EAPN has just released its video on employment activation policies and practices in 4 European countries.
The parents of Dimitrijus (name changed) cared more of alcohol than of children and thus, at the early age of four, the boy settled in the children’s home. He remembers he could only speak Russian and being a problem child. “After some time, I started speaking Lithuanian. Also, I learnt to share.
Hope for the future: examples of change In the context of the 2010 European Year, the European Commission released a series of video clips highlighting facts and figures relating to poverty, as well as good practices from 29 countries, putting them in a European perspective. Click here to see the videos
These stories have been published by Politico.ie and are an interesting and thought-provoking read on the realities of living on or below the poverty line in Ireland.
June 2011: 10th European Meeting of People Experiencig poverty July 2010: 9th European Meeting of People experiencing poverty 20 / 04 / 2009: 8th European Meeting of People Experiencing Poverty April 2009: EAPN Book: Small steps – Big changes 28 / 09 / 2007: July / September 2007: Focus on participation
08.10.2008: EAPN joint lobbying letter to MEPs: take action to reduce energy poverty now! 09.07.2008: Network news: special issue on Energy Poverty in the EU is out! 03.10.2007: EAPN Response to the Communication from the European Commission “Towards an European Charter on the Rights of Energy Consumers”
2011: Structural Funds must be used to deliver the EU poverty reduction target 2009: EAPN Structural Funds MANUAL 08.01.2008: October / December 2007: Inclusion in Structural Funds 2007 – 2013 25.07.2008: Structural funds 2007 – 2013: what will remain of social innovation and past learning? EAPN comments on the Commission’s communication on programming documents 22.01.2008:…