Hello everyone, my name is Chiara,i’m 18 and i’m italian. i would suggest to all the webmasters of the european portals to send e-mails with informations about the European Parliament,about the international camps,about the information which is SO POOR!! I discovered this site casually,and i think it’s soo bad.You should send an e-mail in every… » read more
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People know little about the European project. Only an ambitious and comprehensive approach can remedy this shortcoming. People should – even superficially – be aware of the whereabouts of the European project and the numerous benefits it generates. When European decisions are to be taken options should feed the public debate. European political parties shall… » read more
The June 2009 European elections should be the main target for all EU programmes related to communication, participation and civic education.
The EU should become even more transparent and democratic. Commission, council and parliament meetings, working groups etc. should be covered on the web pages of the institutions. Meeting agendas with comments and side documents should be published and opportunities for wide feedback and discussion provided on the web pages.
We need to boost the Erasmus, Socrates and Galileo programmes. If we do not significantly increase the number of exchanges carried out under these programmes, we cannot hope to arrive at a true European awareness amongst our citizens. First of all, we need to increase the budget devoted to these programmes. (For example, the current… » read more
The culture of communication is changing all over. The direction is the participatory dimension – companies on the net are creating high values, because they are sharing their ideas, processes, letting the customers share their views. This is not only creating values, but financial better solutions as well. In communicational policy, EU has to adopt… » read more
Proposition de thème sur le Dialogue des Cultures et l’Education européenne au sein de l’atelier « L’Europe de l’Education et de la Culture » par Dusan Sidjanski Le dialogue des cultures et l’éducation européenne (dialogue à l’intérieur de l’Union européenne, notamment avec les immigrants ; éducation européenne dès les classes primaires – histoire, géographie, environnement,… » read more
The EU-is-good-for-you campaign The idea: Once a month the EU puts an advertisement in a high-circulatuion print medium in all member states(or alternatively some), headed”Europe is good for you”. Example contents:Energy monopolies must be broken-your costs will be reduced;strict pollution limits are good for your health; speed limits are good for you-more EU citizens will… » read more
By voting for the European Parliament (EP) of the EU, all Europeans are allowed to have their voice heard in Europe, and as such the European elections raise the democratic value of the Union. However, few Europeans make use of their right to vote for the EP. Since 1979, with the first direct elections for… » read more