Civil society across Europe sends a strong message to the new European Parliament and the new European Commission

Representatives of more than 150 civil society organisations and platforms from 28 European countries gathered in Bucharest for the International Civil Society Forum urge EU leaders to actively support civil society in order to maintain its role of defending democracy, rule of law and fundamental rights of citizens. The International Civil Society Forum took place…

Young people and the future of Europe

AEGEE-Europe carried out several activities in preparation for the European Elections under the My Europe My Say and the “Why European Parliament 2.0.” Projects which aim at fostering youth political participation. A Voting Guide in the form of an App was created, to find out with only two clicks how to vote in the elections.…

Sign the petition for a truly democratic Europe!

Too often, decisions in the European Union are taken behind closed doors. Corporate lobbyists and special interests have too much power over the shrinking voices of citizens. This must change! Real democracy is of the people, for the people and by the people. The citizens should be at the beginning and at the end of…

GREATER THAN FEAR: CONNECTING THE TRANSNATIONAL PROGRESSIVE MOBILISATIONS

Ahead of the European Parliament elections, European Alternatives launched the first transnational open calendar of progressive mobilisations and actions happening all across Europe. They are gathering all initiatives, conferences, mobilisations and demonstrations that are pushing for democracy, anti-racism and human rights. Want to add an action that does not appear in the calendar? You can…