European Network of Independent Experts on Social Inclusion /European Social Policy Network (ESPN)

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The European Social Policy Network (ESPN) provides high quality and timely independent information, advice, analysis and expertise on social policy issues in the EU, in neighbouring countries and in third countries. It was established in 2014.

In particular, the ESPN supports the Commission in monitoring progress towards the EU social protection and social inclusion objectives set out in the EU strategy including the European Pillar of Social Rights.


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