First Annual Convention of the European Platform against Poverty and Social Exclusion, 17-18 October 2011, Krakow

EuroHealthNet participated in the new Convention of the European Platform against Poverty and Social Exclusion, organized to review the progress made towards the headline target of reducing poverty and social exclusion by at least 20 million by 2020 and the implementation of the European Platform against Poverty. The Convention put forward proposals for action in areas like family and children policies, youth employment, as well as presenting ideas on how social innovation can support active inclusion policies and how to the social economy can be a source of jobs.

For more information, contact EuroHealthNet Policy & Advocacy Coordinator, Stecy Yghemonos.