Join WG Children meeting online on 10 July

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We are happy to invite you to the virtual launch of our EUROCITIES Working Group Children and Young People on 10 July. The meeting will take place online from 10.00 - 12.00 CET.

Members will have the opportunity to:

  • Get informed about the latest updates from EU level and EUROCITIES, and our WG priorities and activities in 2020
  • Get connected with other cities to discuss policy responses from cities to mitigate the negative impact of COVID-19 on child poverty
  • Get involved with inputs from your city to our EUROCITIES survey on fighting child poverty and contribute to shaping the upcoming EU Child Guarantee scheme


10.00 – 10.10 Welcome and introductions

10.10 – 10.20 Brief introduction to Leeds and why children is high on the agenda in the City 

10.20 – 10.45  WG work plan for 2020 and introduction to Child Poverty Survey

10.45 – 11.15 EU & EUROCITIES policy updates including update on the EU Child Guarantee

11.15 – 11.45  Interactive discussion with members on policy responses from cities to COVID-19 

11.45 – 12.00 Next steps


To attend, registration is mandatory. Please register here: before 8 July. 

Further information

In preparation for our WG meeting, you can find attached an overview of EU policy responses to coronavirus focused on children. 

   Agenda_WG_Children_online_10_July_2020download/preview this file
    EUROCITIES_survey_on_child_poverty_FINALdownload/preview this file
    EU_responses_for_children_COVID-19download/preview this file

EUROCITIES staff contact

Bianca Faragau-Tavares