Category Neuigkeiten

Online exchange on participation

Asa the German federal elections are coming up, youth are examining various means of participation – because elections are important, but democracy is more than casting your vote every few years.

In an online campaign launched by the Schwarzkopf Foundation, four young people who are involved in diverse ways are portrayed in short videos: How do they do what they do? Which problems do they encounter? Would they do everything the same way again?

Other youth who might consider getting involved themselves can react to the videos and join an online discussion with questions, ideas and comments via the hashtag #EUreact. The four featured persons will then get back to them with further videos, in order to give a concrete idea of participation.

The first video introduces Katja – together with othe...

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Mix It! Films Premieres

Last night, about 350 guests, including more than 100 young participants from the film project Mix It!, came to the Berlin Filmtheater im Friedrichshain to see and celebrate the premiere of six new short films from the integrative filming project Mix It!.

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New debating series together with “DebatingEurope” for the German Federal Elections started

The campaigns for the German Federal elections have started and together with Debating Europe we want to launch a discussion based on student questions from our EU Crash Courses until then! The first of five debates is now online: “Do you trust the Media?”.

Join in also in English!

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Young people present ideas for more clean energy at EU Sustainable Energy Week in Brussels

Group picture - Youth on Energy

Gathering 20 young people from around Europe from the Power Shifts project to offer their perspective on the future of energy in Europe, the EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW) kicked off with a special workshop “Youth on Energy”, inspired by the European Commission’s proposed package on “Clean Energy for all Europeans”. 10 claims were formulated in 4 topic clusters and sent to the European Commission for their future work.

The workshop’s aim at EUSEW is to compile a list of future steps and viewpoints from youth regarding current trends in European energy policy. They will take into consideration discussions already held within the Power Shifts project...

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