The decisions made by the European Union are becoming more and more important for how people live and work together in solidarity in Germany and Europe. Brussels also sets new standards in the field of social care services. For this reason, German Caritas actively takes part in the social, education and health policy debates in Europe.
The German Caritas Association actively takes part in the social, education and health policy debates in Europe and maintains an EU office in Brussels.
The German Caritas Association fights for Sustainable Social Protection Systems and strives to achieve the following strategic goals in our work in Europe:
The main focus of the German Caritas Association’s branch office in Brussels is to represent the interests of people who are socially excluded and affected by poverty.
Caritas works with several other non-governmental organisations in Europe.
EU Office in Brussels