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21 Jan 2020
The Commission for Equality in Mental Health (established by the Centre for Mental Health) released a briefing which helps to explain the correlation between unequal wealth and the risk of poor mental health. Their latest research shows that some...
23 Aug 2019
The article below was written by Phil Nash, correspondent for the Immigration Advice Service, an organisation of immigration solicitors providing legal support for students from overseas looking to study in the UK.  The views expressed are that of...
29 May 2019
The European Social Fund (ESF) has traditionally been associated with employment initiatives, but in recent years, growing attention has been paid to how these EU funds can help tackle poverty, especially child poverty, and social exclusion. Last...
22 Nov 2017
According to the report of "Business Review", about half of all Romanian children are in danger of social exclusion or poverty; this number is well over the European average and the highest amongst EU member states. In 2016, in Romania, the share of...
26 Apr 2017
Eurochild welcomes the European Commission’s proposal for a European Pillar of Social Rights which has recognised “children’s right to protection from poverty”, among others. “Children in the EU face a higher risk of poverty compared with adults...
21 Mar 2017
This statement was signed by 233 organisations.  As we mark the 60th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome, we have a momentous opportunity to take stock of how far Europe has come – and how far we still have to go in order to offer a sustainable and...
10 Mar 2017
On March 1st, Jean Claude Juncker presented the European Commission’s White Paper on the Future of Europe to the European Parliament, ahead of the Summit which will be held on 25 March to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Rome treaties. ...

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