From “Biancheri Athens 1998″ to “Macron Athens 2017″: Upgrading democracy takes 20 years (FBN)

Emmanuel Macron’s recent speech in Athens puts on the table the great political challenges facing the EU. Rebuilding citizens’ trust, democratising the EU, opening the European election to trans-European lists, politically refounding the Eurozone… These ideas are truly echoeing another speech, delivered 20 years ago, in Athens too, by Franck Biancheri, Continue Reading

“For a reinvention of Europe through the democratisation of the Eurozone”(Marie-Hélène Caillol)

#CitizensRoute73 Louvain-la-Neuve: Proceedings of the workshop “For a reinvention of Europe through the democratisation of the Eurozone”(Marie-Hélène Caillol, with Cédric du Monceau, OLLN, and Antonis Triantafyllakis, AEGEE).

As part of the launch of the #CitizensRoute73 the participants worked on Sunday 2 July in two categories of workshops: 1) the proposals of programmes that could be presented as part of a trans-European campaign for the 2019 European election; 2) the tools and methods necessary to allow the emergence of a real trans-European political debate over the next two years. The workshop “For a reinvention of Europe through the democratisation of the Eurozonea workshop led by Marie-Hélène Caillol, FBN, with Cédric du Monceau, OLLN, and Antonis Triantafyllakis, AEGEE, tackling with the eurozone as a structuring content axis for the general European democratisation project. Continue Reading

Geta, Jo, Anna, our team of moderators to help to pave the way on #CitizensRoute73

We are proud to introduce you, Geta -from Romania, Jo -from Ireland & UK, and Anna -from Spain, who will respectively moderate: the opening session, the political panel and the Intellectuals and activists panel, on the first day of the #CitizensRoute73 event in Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgium), Saturday, 1st of July.

Discover their portrait at a glance: