Poster on Means of Participation

A large poster displays several forms of political participation. It can be downloaded in German,  Dutch, English, French and Spanish. If you have any feedback on it or would like to use it in your classes, please contact us via europa-verstehen (at)


Seminar Material on the topic of Security

Throughout the year 2016, the Schwarzkopf Foundation has organised events related to European security topics. The events have marked the German Chairmanship of the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe, short: OSCE. From November 10 – 11, 2016, a final seminar on Dialogue, Trust and Security – European Youth Perspectives on the OSCE in 2016 brought together 25 participants from 13 countries, to develop seminar material for schools on relevant security aspects. Find the material here! 


Information Clips

With the programme Understanding Europe we produced six short information clips to explain Europe clearly and briefly:

“Understanding Europe” from Schwarzkopf Foundation on Vimeo.

“Why does the EU exist?” from Schwarzkopf Foundation on Vimeo.

“Who is the EU?” from Schwarzkopf Foundation on Vimeo.

“What does the EU do?” from Schwarzkopf Foundation on Vimeo.

“You and the EU” from Schwarzkopf Foundation on Vimeo.

Understanding Europe – How can I participate in the EU? from Schwarzkopf Foundation on Vimeo.

Understanding Europe – How has the Common European Asylum System evolved? from Schwarzkopf Foundation on Vimeo.