The Social Welfare Department will present a motion at Full Council to be held tomorrow, Thursday, January 28, so that the Plenary Council expresses its support for the objectives that guided the actions to be taken during the "European Year for Combating Poverty and Social Exclusion "as an enabling environment to promote social awareness and promote social policies from the government.
Also, through this proposal is intended to urge the Government of Spain to the declaration of the European Year for Combating Poverty and Social Exclusion suppose, a key reference point and a real boost in its mission to place the eradication of poverty and social exclusion in the center of the political agenda.
For this reason, the European Year for Combating Poverty and Social Exclusion, the EU executive wants to stress "the importance of collective responsibility" regarding the fight against poverty "and" wants to give voice to those who live in their day to day with the exclusion "and" call the mobilization of both politicians and the private sector. "
The economic crisis is particularly affecting people who are worst poverty and social exclusion and are particularly local government, through its social services and social institutions, along with other networks of support and solidarity, which are witnessing this reality and being made by people experiencing poverty and social exclusion, he said.
He also said that "the increase in unemployment and the rising cost of mortgages and rents are redrawing the profile of poverty in many parts of Spain, Murcia", so this is creating a kind of poverty "silent "made by people who, despite being so common in a precarious financial reasons, not usually go for socially poor because they are not recognized as such.
On the other hand, said "our country is far from the EU in the development of policies to combat social exclusion and these are the fields where fewer resources are allocated.
Source: Ayuntamiento de Totana