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Democracy and participation

TraceMap-Fighting Misinformation with Transparency

In social media, populist parties have found the perfect platforms for their deliberate use of misinformation to disturb and emotionalize political debates. In this setting, fact-based discussions have become virtually impossible. To tac...
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Democracy and participation | Arts and cultural activities

European Tax Equality Tribunal

Tax scandals have become a recurring feature in the EU. The Paradise Papers revealed that some member states are attractive tax havens for multinationals. The cases provoked a sense of injustice among European citizens, but little politi...
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Democracy and participation

Digital Identity, Citizenship &Democracy in Europe

There is an increasing gap between citizens and governing bodies in the EU. EU citizens must have more direct voice in politics. ICT’s offer ways to make the EU a living democracy. We see Random-Sample Voting (RSV) as a cost-effective to...
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Democracy and participation | Communities

Sisters of Europe

A website displaying potraits of 16 European women of our times -writers, politicians, activists or normal women...- unveiling their personal stories and how they struggled with issues such as equal pay or sexism but also share their vis...
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Democracy and participation | Education

Monitoring Social Media during Elections in Europe

Social media has become an arena of public discourse and political campaigns. While there is much debate about how it works, there is little ‘live’ monitoring. Many problems, such as manipulation, hate speech and trolls are discovered to...
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Democracy and participation | Arts and cultural activities

Let's talk about privilege

Privilege = unattained advantage. How would your life be if you had a different skin colour? A different gender? A different education and workplace? We shed light on these factors and invite mixed groups to take part in the project in...
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Democracy and participation | Education

The European Civics Academy

The idea is a pan-European and traveling advocacy school empowering citizens to bring systemic change at local and EU level, acting alone or in tandem with civil society organisations. By building on the methodology designed by The Good ...
Social inclusion

A private movie (about disability and freedom)

With his first documentary DUST the director spent few days in the Insitut for Mentally ill in Torino, Italy where 8 mentally and physically disabled people share with us their similiar and drastically individual stories: they have been ...
Democracy and participation | Education

Generation Europe

Support young researchers from different places in Europe to jointly investigate their generation! In a uniquely participatory approach, students from diverse universities (Bochum, Graz, Lviv, Magdeburg, Olomouc, Vienna, …) will create a...

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