Welcome to our press section. If you are interested in the Advocate Europe idea challenge, get in touch with us. Our flyer provides an initial insight into the idea challenge. 



What’s your idea for democracy in Europe? We’ve received 475 answers in our idea challenge. Browse all applications in the digital idea space.

Advocate Europe is an idea challenge realised by MitOst and Liquid Democracy, funded by Stiftung Mercator.

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Press contact

Franziska Bauer 
Programme Officer Communication
+49 1525 263 06 80


Julia Hoffmann
Programme Manager
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Press reviews of the Advocate Europe network

Winning initiatives funded by Advocate Europe were featured in international media such as De Correspondent, Deutschlandradio Kultur, Enorm Magazin, The Guardian, The New York Times Magazine and ZEIT Online. Read more:


Kitchen on the Run in New York Times Magazine  

Kitchen on the Run in NDR

Kitchen on the Run in Deutschlandfunk Kultur

Kitev in Cityscope

Kitev in The Guardian

POC21 in The Guardian

The Agora Project in De Correspondent

The Agora Project in Huffington Post Greece

The Agora Project in Il Dubbio

The Agora Project in

The Agora Project in Les Courrier des Balkans

The Agora Project in Süddeutsche Zeitung

Refugees Welcome in ZEIT Online

Refugees Welcome in Deutsche Welle

Refugees Welcome in El Español

Refugees Welcome in Rozhlas (Czech Public Radio)