Social inclusion

The chair of the European Anti Poverty Network (EAPN) believes Europe should set a minimum wage no lower than 70% of the average wage in each country.

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ABD presented the project to L'Hospitalet last February 16.

The 'Associació Benestar i Desenvolupament' (Welfare and Development Association) promotes this European initiative of intercultural dialogue through food.

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Padova was announced as the 2020 European Volunteering Capital.  Source: CEV

The city has been chosen ahead of the other candidate, the Scottish town of Stirling.

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This type of art grows strong from the need to legitimize culture as a fundamental part of the process to recover and identify the community.

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27 countries from all around Europe are participating in this project.

The platform is a comprehensive database of national structures, policies and actions supporting young people and it covers the eight main fields of action identified in the 2010-2018 EU Youth Strategy.

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Action Against Hunger is launching a network to promote social innovation.  Source: Action Against Hunger

Action Against Hunger is launching a network in Europe to promote social innovation as a tool to create a more inclusive European labour market.

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Social inclusion.

This is a joint initiative from the cities of Barcelona, Athens, Stockholm, Lisbon and Rotterdam looking into three shared social challenges to find effective solutions to be implemented at a local level.

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Elena Velasco, marketing and communication manager in Specialisterne. Photo: Specialisterne

Specialisterne is a company with a social purpose that collaborates with third sector entities to work with talented people with ASD.

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One of the basic premises from which we approach the Management and Measurement of Cultural Diversity in the Workplace Awareness Programme is the consideration that ‘culture’ is a wide and transversal concept that defines, encompasses and relates to different variables of diversity. 

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Notfairbnb.es platform. Image: Notfairbnb.be

Notfairbnb.be mimics the look of Airbnb and offers sleeping over soiled mattresses or plush canal side terraces to attract funds. 

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Rebeca Segura, director of Central Parc / Photo: Central Parc

The cooperative Central Parc in San Boi “rescues” abandoned spaces in the Parc Agrari del Baix Llobregat (Baix Llobregat Agricultural Park) near Barcelona and uses it for social economy projects. The cooperative’s director explains this initiative.

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Workeer: A digital job bank giving work to refugees in Germany / Image: workeer.de

Workeer was set up by two young Germans with the aim to facilitate access to the labour market for refugees.

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