With less poverty, all of us stand to gain immeasurably.
November 28, 2016
In this issue of the Online Bulletin, the Comité reaffirms that individuals ability to move according to their needs is a crucial factor of their social and economic inclusion, in particular as concerns those living in poverty. Transportation is essential to ensuring effective access to housing, employment, education, healthcare services, individual autonomy, and so on. This right is in fact a precondition for the enjoyment of other equally fundamental rights, hence its importance in the fight against poverty and social exclusion.
August 22, 2016
This Online Bulletin completes the presentation of the Advisory Opinion on the recognition of citizen participation, which was adopted by the Comité consultatif de lutte contre la pauvreté et lexclusion sociale in the fall of 2015. The Bulletin looks at obstacles to citizen participation and means of recognizing.
May 24, 2016
This bulletin discusses the importance of recognizing citizen participation as a way in which many people can contribute to society, in particular those living in poverty and having barriers to the labour market.
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