European Transnational Lists, a real good progressive idea! (Marianne Ranke-Cormier)

The emergence of trans-European political parties as a tool for the democratization of Europe, as a political tool, responds to the need for citizens to learn how to use the European space, to have real means of deciding and controlling their future, and as a rampart to all creeping populisms and extremisms. Because future belongs … Continue reading European Transnational Lists, a real good progressive idea! (Marianne Ranke-Cormier)

Reforming the ECI? Participate in the consultation of the European Commission

Until August 16, 2017 you can participate in the public consultation launched by the European Commission for the reform of the European Citizens' Initiative, ECI. . The rules and procedures relating to the European Citizens' Initiative (ECI), adopted by the European Parliament and the Council of the European Union in February 2011, are incorporated into … Continue reading Reforming the ECI? Participate in the consultation of the European Commission

Collection of peace giving words as perspective on #CitizensRoute73 (by Almut Irion, globalpeace)

For the start of the intended two years’ process of EU democratization, networking and political discussions took place on the podium as well as in multiple workshops. In these workshops, the importance of values was mentioned more than once: common European values as drivers for change towards more democracy in Europe. This is why we … Continue reading Collection of peace giving words as perspective on #CitizensRoute73 (by Almut Irion, globalpeace)