A fruitful dialogue about social housing in EuropeSeptember 11, 2013
Funding Scheme: 2013-09-11
Welcomeurope attended yesterday the annual Conference of Europe Summer University of the social housing companies federation, which was also attended by Michel Barnier, the European Commissioner of Internal Market and Services, who recalled the key role of the social housing.
This Conference which aims to stimulate European discussions on the social housing follows the European Parliament resolution adopted in June 2013 about promoting the social role of social housing.
The Social Housing Companies emphasised the complexity of linking the French social model to the liberal legal European framework. In their view, this requires an intense lobbying.
On this occasion, the Minister for European Affairs M. Repentin, confirmed the wish of the government to bring the management of structural funds to the regions.
Url description: Press kit - Social Housing Companies