European platform against poverty and social exclusion

Participation of José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC in the annual Convention of the European Platform against Poverty and Social Exclusion
Participation of José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC in the annual Convention of the European Platform against Poverty and Social Exclusion
On 26-27 November, FRA took part in the 3rd Annual Convention of the European Platform against Poverty and Social Exclusion in Brussels, one of the flagship initiatives of the Europe 2020 strategy.

The convention is focused on providing updates on implementation of social policies to reduce poverty and inequalities. It serves as a platform for dialogue between policy makers, civil society organisations and other key stakeholders. FRA attended a workshop on Roma inclusion policies.