Community PRO (Participation Resilience Organizing)

COMMUNITY PRO

Among the contemporary challenges, the ability of cities and territories to transform themselves into inclusive, participatory and resilient contexts, able not only to adapt to changes, but also to cope with them through good planning in the use of resources and directly involving citizens, is becoming increasingly important.

There is a directly proportional relationship between living conditions in human settlements and citizen participation in the construction of public policies. There is a directly proportional relationship between living conditions in human settlements and citizen participation in the construction of public policies. Participation fosters more effective decisions, more adequate services, greater protection of rights; just as the standards of living, safety and inclusiveness of settlements determine an environment conducive to the quality of democracy and to community leadership.

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ENGAGE – Engage Society for Risk Awareness and Resilience

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The ENGAGE - Engage Society for Risk Awareness and Resilience project, funded under the European Research and Innovation Program Horizon 2020 and coordinated by the Norwegian research institute SINTEF, addresses research and innovation on resilience as an intrinsic capacity of an organization to adjust its operations during adverse events of change and actively support operations before, during and after disasters.

Natural and man-made disasters remind us that the ability of societies to adapt and thrive depends on collective action. Current knowledge, strategies and methods for governanceof social risks are largely focused on the efforts of public authorities to protect citizens from harm and ensure continuity in vital social functions.

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European Pillar of Social Rights & chronic pain

The rights and principles of the Pillar cover a wide range of issues. Following, a brief insight on the prospects for patients suffering from chronic pain. For this document, Active Citizenship Network thanks the communication office of the DG EMPL for the support.

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European Pillar of Social Rights & the commitment of Cittadinanzattiva

Preamble

The European Pillar of Social Rights has been established on the 17th November 2017 by the Parliament, the Council and the European Commission in Göteborg, Sweden.

Main goals are to inform all citizens about the Pillar, to listen to their worries and opinions, and to increase the active participation and the support for social rights.

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European Pillar of Social Rights & COVID-19 emergency

The rights and principles of the Pillar cover a wide range of issues. Following, a brief insight on the prospects of a complete implementation of the Pillar in the post-pandemic era of COVID-19. For this document, Active Citizenship Network thanks the communication office of the DG EMPL for the support.

European citizens, as never before, expect from the European institutions support, closeness, solidarity and concreteness. How are the European institutions acting, and what can we expect in the near future - after the COVID-19 emergency has been overcome - to avoid that the 20 principles that make up the European pillar of social rights remain only statements of principle?

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