The development of these plans allowed the European Union to develop a more strategic and integrated social inclusion. a In this context, the Spanish government has encouraged and approved the National Plan for Social Inclusion and although it developed without the participation of local governments, adopted the objectives of the Council of the European Union. a In Catalonia, the Department of Family Welfare and the Government undertook to convert the Plan to Combat Poverty and Social Exclusion in a Plan for Social Inclusion in collaboration with municipalities and other actors. In this sense introduced in October 2003 Action Plan for Social Inclusion in Catalonia.
In the Spanish state several autonomous communities have adopted their plans for inclusion. Among those the city of Barcelona is known for its participatory strategic plan, where actions are deployed in areas employing highly important for human development, social and productive citizenship. a THE PLAN MUNICIPAL DE BARCELONA a The plan was built according Municipal constant basis in the description of social profiles of the city, having as a basic strategic line recognition of reality to the collective construction of innovative solutions to their problems, focusing on the development people and reducing inequalities. a The first part of the plan makes an approximation of reality, describing its inequalities and vulnerabilities. In the second half the points plan commitments and policies of the City Council structuring of citizenship in Barcelona. A present in the structure you order services and policy indicators that focus on combating poverty and exclusion in Barcelona and its set of social inclusion strategies in Barcelona.