Closing Seminar EMIN2 Project Making Progress on Minimum Income Schemes

Venue: Hotel Renaissance, Rue du Parnasse 19, Brussels

Date: Tuesday 20 November (13.00 – 17.00)

Project Promoter: European Anti-Poverty Network (EAPN)

Project Partners
The Federal Public Service for Social Integration in Belgium
The University of Antwerp
National EMIN Networks
Academic Expert and Experts by Experience


13.00 Registration: Tea/Coffee
13.30 – 13.45 Welcome and Introduction to the Programme: Fintan Farrell: EMIN Project Manager
13.45 – 14.30 Round Table Discussions:
What progress has been made on the progressive realisation of adequate, accessible and enabling Minimum Income Schemes at National and at EU level in the past two years?
14.30 – 15.00 Brief Feedback from the discussion tables
15.00 – 15.30 Tea/Coffee Break
15.30 – 16.00 Presenting the Outcome of the EMIN2 Work: Chair:
Strengthening Networking and Partnerships: Fintan Farrell Project Manager
Engaging in Policy Work: Anne Van Lancker: Policy Coordinator
Building Awareness: Elke Vandermeerschen: Communications Officer
16.00 – 16.30 Response from the Institutions
European Commission:
European Parliament:
European Economic and Social Committee: Georges Dassis
16.30 – 16.50 Responses, additions and questions from participants
16.50 – 17.10 Closing Remarks EMIN Partners
Expert by Experience: Javier Perez Garcia
The Federal Public Service for Integration in Belgium: Josée Goris
The University of Antwerp: Tim Goedemé

17.10 – 17.15 Closing of Seminar: EAPN


To register please email your name and organisation to Sigrid Dahmen (
before Wednesday 14 November