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Democracy and participation

Euroland Agora

Do you believe the citizens are represented when it comes to the decision and policy making processes of the EU? We believe there is room for improvement in that direction and we're developing an innovative way to contribute to that conn...
Social inclusion | Communities

VOICES and FACES

In our fluid world, nothing is stable. Communities are permanently in a state of flow. But, in our changing society, do we take time to meet the people who ARE the change? To get to know their stories? To care for them? Through emotion...
Democracy and participation | Environment

UP FOR THE PLANET

Up for the Planet aims to give everyone a chance to participate in the making of 20 proposals for future generations. A broad online consultation platform allows people to share and discuss ideas, and contribute to the development of act...
Democracy and participation

Model of Federal European Union

The Model Federal European Union is an innovative and intense simulation of the functioning of reformed European institutions, according to an advanced federal model. Around 150 young people from everywhere in Europe will gather to discu...
Democracy and participation | Arts and cultural activities

Radio Avocado

Do the Millennials spend all their time eating avocado toasts? No. Do they participate in the social and political life? Some of them. With this series of radio documentaries and podcasts we aim to investigate different ways how the youn...
Democracy and participation | Social inclusion

All Hands On

It was Europe that gave the world “democracy” - via Ancient Athens - a hopeful flag for all who live under its rule. Yet modern democracy’s loose definition, and poor practice, make its realities hard to love. The result is deep dismay w...
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Democracy and participation | Urban development

Incubator for Participatory Democracy in Europe

Across Europe, cities are experimenting with participatory democracy, in budgeting, in planning and in city services. Too often, those experiments are small-scale, disconnected and fail to transition from experiment to mainstream. The In...
Arts and cultural activities | Communities

The orchestra of Europe - Nescio ensemble

Democracy requires participation and a living discussion. With 12 classical musicians and a performing artist we travel to small communities around Europe to perform concerts and to feed this discussion. Through a website, created togeth...
Democracy and participation | Arts and cultural activities

Creative activism caravan

The nomadic Creative Activism Caravan is networking between the agents of change in the local communities across Europe. Traveling from commune to commune, Caravan exchanges with news, ideas and inspiration, in collaborative hands-on wor...

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