European Crisis and its Human Cost (Romanian) Agenda - Launch Crisis Monitoring Report 27 March 2014

The human cost of austerity: Poor people paying for a crisis they did not cause

Austerity is not working for Europe. 5 years on since the beginning of the crisis growth is still very low if existing at all, unemployment is still rising and the amounts of people in poverty is increasing.

Caritas Europa’s new report on the  impact of crisis reveals disturbing levels of poverty and deprivation in the seven EU countries worst hit by the economic crisis; Cyprus, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Portugal, Romania and Spain.