Save Our Social Europe Conference, Vienna February 2006
Volkshilfe Österreich (People´s Aid Austria) together with Solidar is launching a campaign Save Our Social Europe with an international conference to be held in Vienna on
2 - 3 February 2006, at the time of the Austrian Presidency.
Featuring key note speeches and workshop panels around the issues of poverty eradication, employment and education, health care and the financial sustainability of the European welfare models, the conference will be an opportunity for NGO activists, trade unionists, politicians and academia to get together, share their expertise and enter into a debate about the future of social policy in Europe and to plan a Europe wide campaign to strengthen and modernise our European social models. A final panel discussion will give the opportunity to discuss the results of the workshops with representatives from the European Comission, the European Parliament, the Austrian Presidency and the ETUC.