Second Annual Convention of the Platform against Poverty and Social Exclusion
The Commission in partnership with the Cyprus Presidency held the Second Annual Convention of the Platform against Poverty and Social Exclusion on 5-6-7 December in Brussels.
The European Platform against Poverty and Social Exclusion is one of the Flagship initiatives of the Europe 2020 strategy for smart, sustainable and inclusive growth. It was launched in 2010 and sets out actions to reach the EU target of reducing the number of people at risk of poverty or social exclusion by at least 20 million by 2020.
Type: Clip Reference: I-075838 Date: 11/01/2013 Duration: 04:45Personalities: José Manuel Barroso, László AndorLocation:Brussels - Tour et Taxis Languages:ENGLISH,