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Environment | Education

ACT 4 Climate

This project aims to open up access for citizens to protect their future by becoming involved in climate policy advocacy. EU legislation on climate is so technical that it virtually limits access to participation to most EU citizens. Dec...
Democracy and participation | Education

REALLY representative EP using SORTITION

Citizens are feeling not represented by politicians, voter participation is low & mistrust in politicians rocketing. Learning from Athenians that chose officials by sortition (lottery) we could gain better representativity for EP Devel...
Arts and cultural activities | Education

Agents of Art -License to save the world

It´s an Association of kids, youngsters, artists, scientist, craftspeople, cooks etc from different cities in Europe. What connects them is the common mission: To make the world a better one, a more beautiful one. To bring more joy, ha...
Urban development | Education

European Youth Centre (EYC)

I would like to create a centre for youth, that will be at their disposal for gathering, meeting and learning from each other. A place where regardless of their religion or ethinicity they can come, feel supported, where they can attend ...
Democracy and participation | Education

Visualizing democratic renewal

Too much energy is wasted on strategies that never affect real life decisions in governance. The democracy lab solves it through collective wisdom and visualizing changes. Be it sustainable development or equality issues, democracy lab s...
Democracy and participation | Education

What if we took the mic?

52 podcast episodes (one per week for 12 months) will be published by 52 different European High-School, both in their original language and in English, on the dedicated website wetookthemic.org. Each episode will present a local, regio...
Democracy and participation | Education

"European Identity in all its Diversity”

The strength of Europe is its unity - acting on common goals and with common values, while at the same time honoring and celebrating its diversity. Contrary to rising nationalism through protective and fearful populists and politicians, ...
Communities | Education

EU Ambassadors

Young people with EU experience communicate in person about Europe. A trainee at the European Commission for examples visits her former high school. These "EU Ambassadors" present (1) why the EU is there, (2) what it does on a local leve...
Democracy and participation | Education

Helping youth to strengthen democracy

Youth participation in politics and in the European integration process is affected by path dependency and lack of capacities. The objective is to improve effectiveness of youth engagement by strengthening capacities and setting up a wel...

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