Category Archives: Politics

Grab the chance and spend 5 amazing days in Zagreb on MEUZ 2014!

The application process of Model European Union Zagreb 2014 lasts for just one more week, until the 1st of February, so don’t forget to send your application on time! Model European Union Zagreb (MEUZ) is a simulation of the decision-making process by the European Union institutions held yearly in Zagreb, the capital of Croatia.

Hellenic Presidency of the Council of the European Union

Greece holds the Presidency of the European Union in the first half of 2014, before handing over reins to Italy on 1 July 2014. It is the fifth time that Greece holds the EU Presidency since its accession to the European Communities in 1981. Current Greek Presidency’s message to Europe and to the world is : „Europe is our common quest and journey – united we sail further “.

Daniel CohnBendit Quo vadis Europa?

On monday, the 18th november the Council of Europe and l’Ena organised another of a cycle of conferences dealing with European identity. Host speaker was a member of the European Parliament, Mr. Daniel Cohn Bendit, also a co- president of the European Green Party.

Model European Union in Bratislava

Model European union n Bratislava is one of the unique simulation through which participants can try how EU works and how to discuss such as MEP in the European Parliament. MEU offers young Europeans the chance to get a first-hand insight into the workings of the complex political system that is the European Union.

Chair applications for Model of European Union now open!

Are you interested in European politics? Would you like to share your enthusiasm for debating about European Politics with more than 150 young people from Europe? Do you want to be the President directly in European Parliament in Strasbourg in France? Do not hesitate, apply and become a President or Vice President of the European Parliament.

Wanted! Young people to debate on Citizens’ Agora to fight against the youth unemployment in Europe

The European Parliament’s Citizens’ Agora on Youth Unemployment aims to gather young people from all over Europe to discuss the current challenges in Europe’s employment market.

Erasmus +: better support, more possibilities

Slovakia belongs to those member states of the EU, where the interest for international mobility continuously rises. In the last academic year 2865 Slovakian students used the opportunity of international exchange that program Erasmus offers.

European Parliament welcomed Croatia

European twenty-seven became twenty-eight on 1 July 2013. On this occasion the flags in front of the European Parliament in Strasbourg were raised on Monday. EP President Martin Schulz shook hands with each Croatian MEP, placed the Croatian flag in the Chamber and delivered a speech.

We owe young people good ideas, courage and prompt action

EU institutions face a test of their credibility by failing to act on promised reforms, warned Martin Schulz. The EP president spoke out at the opening of the EU summit dedicated to tackling youth unemployment, which takes place in Brussels on 27-28 June.

Discuss ONLINE with Members of EP!

The biggest Slovak information portal about the European Union issues EurActiv.sk have prepared for you a unique opportunity of having a discussion with Slovak MEPs on Friday 21 June from 10:00 to 11:30.