"... EESC has committed to contribute to the concerted efforts towards the poverty eradication target – reduce the number of people at risk of poverty by 20 million by 2020. This is ambitious, but we believe it is possible with political commitment and with civil society's full involvement. ..."
Statement by Staffan Nilsson, the EESC President and Leila Kurki, President of the EESC Section Employment, Social Affairs and Citizenship on Communication by the European Commission on the European Platform against Poverty and Social Exclusion
In this issue:
- Members' ideas for poverty reduction and related activities of their organisations - Part 1
- Highlights from the inaugural plenary session of the EESC's 2020-2025 term
- Meet our Members in leadership positions