4. Social Inclusion
Initiatives to support young people’s social inclusion are streamlined across various policy fields. The chapter illustrates the relevant parts of strategies, policy documents and actors pertaining to various policy topics such as poverty, education, youth welfare, immigration, employment and health. The Decree of 4 March 1991 related to Youth Welfare is currently revised. This is an important reform in the sector. The Government has decided, on the request of the Minister of Youth Welfare, to increase the budget of the Youth Welfare sector for 2017. The sector will receive 11.3 million additional euros in 2017. Youth Welfare is the most refunded competence in the 2017 budget.