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European Project: Be Active - Shape Europe - Invitation for participants.

February 26, 2021 | Announcements, Exchanges - European Programs

"Be active - Shape Europe”- Laboratories and Simulation of the European Parliament

 Invitation for participants

The Public Benefit Enterprise of the Municipality of Thessaloniki - KEDITH, as a lead partner, invites you to participate in the 4-day international conference organized digitally in the framework of the project "Be Active - Shape Europe" funded by the European Program for Citizens (Europe for Citizens) ).

The conference will take place on Friday 12, Saturday 13, Sunday 14 and Monday 15 March 2021 with the representation of all partners from Bulgaria, Italy, the United Kingdom, Portugal, Slovenia and of course Greece as well as participants aged 15-30 years.

The working language of the conference is English.

The conference takes place in two separate events and their theme and subjects are:

Subject

"The rise of Euroscepticism in Europe in relation to the European elections"

Substrates

- The new European Parliament: priorities and challenges of the new period

Building the future of Europe with a focus on green growth and the new green agreement

- European citizenship and what the EU needs to do to better reach its citizens

- Challenges for EU cohesion and solidarity: immigration and the economic crisis

- The voice of the youth in Europe, a reality or a utopia?

Participatory democracy in the European Union

- Any other topic that will be suggested by the participants

  • The first event will take place on Friday 12 and Monday 15 March 2021, 17.00-21.00 EET and includes online workshops during which groups of young people will deal with the issues mentioned above. Their conclusions will be recorded.
  • The second event will take place on Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 March 2021, 12.00-17.00 EET is one simulation of the European Parliament, with participants fully representing a formal meeting. The participants will discuss the impact of the European elections 2019, in terms of the results of the elections and the work that MEPs have achieved so far (issues, priorities, productivity, BREXIT, covid-19, etc.). The event closes with a resolution and recording of the conclusions.

Your presence would greatly honor us.

AGENDA

Activity Schedule (Greek time - EET)

Friday March 12 2021

17:00 - 18:30 Session laboratory 1

18:30 - 19:00 Short break

19:00 - 21:00 Workshop session 2

Saturday 13 March 2021

12:00 - 14:00 Session simulation 1

14:00 - 15:00 Lunch break

15:00 - 17:00 Simulation session 2

Sunday 14 March 2021

12:00 - 14:00 Session simulation 3

14:00 - 15:00 Lunch break

15:00 - 17:00 Simulation session 4

(Clear) Monday 15 March 2021

17:00 - 18:30 Session laboratory 3

18:30 - 19:00 Short break

19:00 - 21:00 Closing of the Activities and the Project

Register HERE ( https://base.life-events.gr/ )

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