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Here are the seven winning project proposals 2018 by challenge participants.

Democracy and participation | Education

A European Podcast focused on society and politics

Having observed the impact of online media outlets on the shaping of public opinion, we aim to create a European space of discussion where opinions on current social and political issues can be discussed in the form of a podcast. The for...
Democracy and participation | Education

A Fellowship for European "Agents of Change"

The Lab will offer a Fellowship aiming at creating a pan-European community of passionate and talented Europeans willing to deliver campaigns on the ground to support the European unification. Fellows are expected to design and deliver p...
Democracy and participation

Europe beyond the pro-EU bubble

At Yes Europe Lab, we dare to go where no one else dares to go. We want to deliver a mass “deep-canvassing” campaign in the heart of Eurosceptic and anti-EU electorates. Our short-term goal is to understand their hopes, anger and fears, ...
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...
Arts and cultural activities | Urban development

Beyond the Gap

Our aim - strengthen citizens, cities and regions after a period of war or conflict; - raise awareness of conflict areas in Europe; - empower local residents, artists, architects and urban planners to (re)develop their city. We will ...
Democracy and participation | Communities

European Glass Bead Game

Connecting policymakers, decisionmakers, artists, citizens and scientists via the Glass Bead Game. Inspired by Hermann Hesse's novel 'Das Glasperlenspiel' (1943). A profound and interactive game for adressing societal issues interdiscipl...
Democracy and participation | Social inclusion

Commons for Europe 2019

Systemic crises in Europe have damaged trust in democratic representation. Meanwhile, many crises have been met with fresh alternatives using the collaborative practices of the Commons. Europe, as a beacon of progressive values, can lead...
Migration | Communities

Chef's Frontier Table

Rebuild common ground in polarized, multi-ethnic cities across Europe by organizing communal dinners on locations that epitomize the rifts in the social fabric of the city. Famous local chefs supervise open-air dinners on a symbolic squa...
Democracy and participation

Exchanging views with expats

Political participation in Europe needs a transnational perspective and a better mutual understanding of people from all parts of Europe. The presence of expats in many big cities from different European countries could be used to stimul...

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