The project Understanding Europe was launched in the Netherlands and Spain in September. The first courses will be held from this week and next week. At TUI Nederland’s head office in The Hague, the team of young trainers was familiarised with its future tasks in the framework of the project.
Experiencing Europe, Understanding Europe – this is the motto of the project, designed for young trainers to enable schoolchildren to gain a fundamental understanding of how European politics work in four-hour EU Crash Courses. These courses are now also offered in the Netherlands and Spain. The trainers are familiarised with the teaching materials and varied teaching methods under the motto “Train the trainers”...Read More
The socio-political system EUROPE has secured a life in peace, prosperity, and diversity for more than 65 years yet. It has outlived numerous crises and challenges, other difficult problems still need to be solved. As the crisis around the negotiations of Britain leaving the European Union illustrates: people who are actively committed to the values of Europe are strongly needed to maintain and develop a safe Europe in a globalized world, worth living in.Read More
The Schwarzkopf Foundation Young Europe supports the development of young people into politically-aware and responsible citizens by focusing on the strengthening of the European idea and pan-European understanding.Read More
The Schwarzkopf Foundation, based in Berlin, is looking for a new Executive Director in the European Youth Parliament programme, as a maternity leave replacement. The envisaged date of entry is 2 January 2017.Read More