The social agenda of the Commission for 2005-2010, was named the 2010 "European Year for Combating Poverty and Social Exclusion." The implementation of the National Programme of the Republic for the Year 2010 will seek to strengthen the information and awareness efforts about the fight against poverty and social exclusion with recipients not only the stakeholders involved in the social sector but also the general public and the very people affected by poverty and social exclusion.

The 'Universal Accessibility of People with Disabilities "is part of the European Year for Combating Poverty and Social Exclusion in Cyprus and is implemented by the Consortium of the Aradippou Municipality and the Cyprus Confederation of People with Disabilities (KYSOA).
The project is part of the Thematic Priority 4 which refers to the treatment of gender, age and ethnicity in relation to poverty, eliminate discrimination and promote social integration of immigrants and ethnic minorities and to address the needs of persons with disabilities and their families and other vulnerable groups