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Title: For a socially fair Europe! Encouraging a stronger cooperation between EU Member States to fight poverty in Europe
Current status: Collection closed on 19/12/2015
Commission registration number: ECI(2014)000005
Date of registration: 19/12/2014
Date of publication of this translation: 16/01/2015
Registration language: FR / Other languages available: BG CS DA DE EL EN ES ET FI FR HR HU IT LT LV MT NL PL PT SK SL SV
Subject-matter: Encouraging cooperation between Member States in fighting social exclusion through the common aim of insuring that less than 3% of people live below the poverty line in the EU.
Main objectives: We want the European Commission to be more assertive in forging a genuine 'social Europe' by proposing the following: encouraging cooperation between EU member states in fighting social exclusion through the common aim of insuring that less than 3% of people live below the poverty line in the EU. ( 16% is the current rate)
Provisions of the Treaties considered relevant by the organisers: article 4, paragraphe 2 b), articles 151 et 153. Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (TFEU)
Organisers / Members of citizens' committee:
  • Representative: Maxime ORHON - maxime.orhon@posteo.de
  • Substitute: Paula Sánchez DE LA BLANCA DÍAZ-MECO - pauladelablanca@hotmail.com
  • Other members: Yoann DANION, Tanja GOLDBECHER, Karl-Oskar MOGENFELT, Giulia FRAPPORTI, Paul LYONS
Website: Other languages available:
Annex: ECI Poverty.pdf (48166 bytes)
Draft legal act:
Sources of support and funding:

Initiative progress

  1. Registered
    19/12/2014
  2. Collection ongoing
  3. Collection closed
    19/12/2015
  4. Submitted
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