Creating Greater Income Equality
Unequal societies are detrimental to our economy, to society in general and to our individual welfare. EAPN Ireland has posted a new article on its Blog which discusses the issue of income inequality in Ireland and the need to start a debate on this. It is essential that, as a first step in the process, a minimum essential standard of living is researched, implemented and monitored in order to ensure that we have a just and sustainable foundation from which to implement great income equality. Read more here.
Communicating Europe Initiative; Skills Seminar Video on Accessing EU Funding
As part of the Communicating Europe Initiative, the European Anti Poverty Network Ireland organised a series of skills seminars for Community and Voluntary organisations in November 2010. The first video from our Dublin seminar included inputs from a range of experts on influencing and connecting with European policy and politics. This second video provides expert advice from Ronan Gingles from the Irish Regions office in Brussels on accessing EU funding options. For further information please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Read more news form EAPN Ireland here and notably you can find an EAPN Briefing on the Europe 2020 Strategy and Targets at http://www.eapn.ie/eapn/eapn-ireland-policy-briefing-2020-strategy-targets