Events carried out so far
Future of Youth in the EU
Our first event followed a blended format, and explained the Conference’s activities and the existing EU programmes & actions in the field of youth (Erasmus+ but also ALMA, Horizon Europe or the European Solidarity Corps, as well as other EP programmes in Croatia such as “Euroškola”, and “Škola Europskog parlamenta”, the “Zajednoza.eu” platform and the Youth Guarantee effort) to the local community of the Šibenik-Knin county in Croatia. The Vice President of the European Commission for Democracy and Demography Dubravka Šuica intervened with a video message.
Ambassador: Caterina RENDE
Blended event: 38 attendees + over 250 people attending it online
How can society help visually handicapped people?
During this event, youngsters attended a workshop about “blind film” and they also had a debate with the expert Iva Kuchynkova about what the EU can do to help visually handicapped people. The event was co-organized with Charita Česká republika and was attended by several experts.
Ambassador: Pavel RUZYAK
Offline event: 8 attendees
Posidonia: The necessity of saving the guardian of the marine ecosystem
This event was aimed at young citizens who are passionate about the sea and interested in engaging in ecological behaviours. The example of posydonia conducted participants to debate pan-European solutions to save the marine ecosystem. The event was coorganised with BookSophia, Festival della Classicità & Project MARE.
Ambassador: Elisabetta DE SIMONE
Offline event: 64 participants
Puerto de la Cruz, Spain
Europe & Mental Health among Teenagers
Open workshop for young people focusing on the importance of mental health: they could learn in a fun environment ways to reduce anxiety and feel better as well as interchanging opinions on the future of Europe in relation to mental health, well-being and youth. The event was presented by the Youth City Councilor Noemi Fernandez.
Ambassador: Sofia VILLAVICENCIO CLAYTON
Offline event: 18 participants
For a Sustainable Europe
This EUth Pages for Europe event aimed at promoting sustainable solutions for Europe between teenageers at the IES Juan Cierva Codorniu school at Totana, Spain. It counted with the participation of the MEPs Pilar del Castillo & Marcos Ros Sempere, the President of Consejo Autonómico del Movimiento Europeo en la Región de Murcia Teresa Allepuz Ros.
Ambassador: Maria José GARCIA CANO
Offline event: 60 participants
17/11/2021, 24/11/2021 & 01/12/2021
Europe of the Future
A series of think tank simulations was organised in Rome by our ambassador Héloise Dubois. During the discussions, participants described the Europe of the future in two main ways. The first one was about Europe becoming a space of exchanges and playing a role in changing citizens’ perspective on shared problems. And the second one was about a Europe of shared values, achieved by changing what we put at the basis of our society.
Ambassador: Héloise Dubois
Offline series of events: 31 participants
Boost your business idea!
This event presented many funding opportunities that the Erasmus+ programme could offer to the young entrepreneurs and how the programme could help them to reach their projects. Participants who attended it also brought their proposals on jobs, social justice, growth and investment for a stronger economy in the framework of the CoFoE debates. The event was organised in close cooperation with ENACTUS at the Trinity College in Dublin.
Ambassador: Areti Vasmatzoglou
Offline event: 15 participants
Gender Violence and Discrimination
On the occasion of the International Day against Gender Violence on 25 November, we had our first EUthPages for Europe grassroots event in Portugal. An opportunity to raise awareness about the constant discrimination suffered by millions of women simply because they are women, both within and outside the borders of the European Union, with a particular focus on social media.
Ambassador: Raquel Lopes
Offline event: 65 participants
Connecting Europe to young people
Youth policies at the local, national level in Italy and EU were presented in the framework of the European Youth Strategy 2019-2027 and the 11 EU Youth Goals. During a whole day, group activities, plenary discussions and other non-formal education tools were held by a team of volunteers of our local organisation in Milan.
Offline event: 28 participants
Telework & European Integration
Our second EUth Pages for Europe event promoting the COFOE in Portugal was dedicated to debating on how telework enables a greater integration between the EU member states. The event was divided into two sessions with different speakers for each. Thus, the participants were able to debate over the Future of Europe with the speakers to enrich the discussion within the values and principles that unites European citizens.
Ambassador: Catarina Vilarinho
Blended event: 31 participants
EU4ME & YOU: Union of Opportunities
This two-day conference enabled the students of the Republic of Croatia to learn more about all the opportunities available to them and become aware of the importance of their involvement as European citizens in close cooperation with the Croatian Academic Association of the Faculty of Economics and Business.
Ambassador: Ivana Kos
Offline event: 65 participants
The Challenge and Future of Europe
More than 50 participants took part in a discussion on proposed European solutions to challenges such as: COVID-19 pandemic, the climate change, the refugee crisis, the minimum wage in the EU, the research and innovation and the energy crisis. Initially conceived as an offline event, it had to be organised on Zoom due to the COVID-19 fourth wave in Germany.
Ambassador: Zhibo Zhao
Online event: +50 participants
Debate on Sports and Mental Wellbeing
Event organised in collaboration with Esperos B.C. KOS and the Municipality of Kos under the auspices of the Hellenic BasketBall Federation. Experienced sports and psychology personalities presented how sport can be the means for emotional promotion and mental health wellness of Europe’s young citizens.
Ambassador: Eleftheria Sketou
Offline event: 166 participants
Many cities in Latvia
High-School visits in Latvia
A series of 3 events was organised in different schools in Latvia. Active youngsters visited three different schools at the cities of Skaistkalne, Dobele and Ergļi to gather their proposals for the Future of Europe & introduce them to some EU success cases, such as the Erasmus+ programme.
Ambassador: Ance Mālkalna
Online & offline series of events: 90 participants
Share your ideas for the Future of Europe!
Participatory meeting gathering the opinion of high school and university students as well as active citizens at the Slovakian town of Trnava (65.000 inhabitants), giving them the opportunity to voice their demands for the future of Europe. Organised in close cooperation with SYTEV, Slovak Youth for Travelling, Education and Volunteering.
Ambassador: Lukáš Hrošovský
Offline event: 30 participants
New challenges for the Ecological Transition
The fight against climate change is one of the urgent issues for the European Union and the world. To achieve a better world for everyone requires a strategy in which Europe can continue to play a leading role towards sustainability and climate neutrality. In this blended event we analysed the good practices of the Italian ceramics industry and stakeholders brought their proposals for a carbon-neutral future.
Ambassador: Klaudia Haskaj
Youth engagement and new Erasmus programme
Ambassador: Sara Tagliabracci
Offline event: 13 participants
Youth engagement and new Erasmus programme
Last Friday 25 February we empowered young 40- university teachers to voice their needs and dreams for the next and the future of Europe generation with the support of a variety of experts intersecting across generations, and the North & the South of Europe.
Ambassadors: Tikvah Breimer and Francesca Brunner
Online Event: 18 participants
Youth for the Future of Europe
Our gE4Cities local group in Varna organised this local event aimed at gathering solutions and proposals to face brain drain in small & medium-sized cities in the Danube region, particularly in the fields of inclusive education, youth entrepreneurship, a more inclusive and fairer economy and boosting jobs.
Ambassador: Yoanna Ivanovna
Europe for everyone – Be Erasmus Change your life about youth and Europe
During the event it was discussed about opportunities for students through the Erasmus+ program, about the benefits of being part of the European Union, the advantages for every citizen and how everyone can participate in the elections. And finally the project was presented and how everyone can participate.
With a very high number of participants the event had a very high quality information and further action are now planned in order to empower the new generation.
Ambassador: Eugen Cătălin Zoican
Protecting Our Democracies: Conference on the Future of Europe
On April 29, our EUTH Pages project event “Protecting Our Democracies: Conference on the Future of Europe” was held in Budapest, Hungary.
Young people had the opportunity to express their ideas for strengthening and protecting democracy in the European Union.
Ambassador: Ayyan Anwar
Offline event: 42 participants