EU40 Summer BBQ 2019; What a great night!

Once again, EU40 welcomed more than 15 young MEPs and their teams, young Commission & Council officials and friends and supporters of EU40 to its long-awaited Summer BBQ! The annual friendly and cosy gathering was especially interesting this year, as we welcomed the new MEPs in this new legislative term …

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  • MEPs Secret Santa Game: Are You Ready?

    Have you ever heard of Secret Santa? Well, we did, and we are making one for MEPs!!! With the festive holidays rapidly approaching, at EU40, we think it’s the best time to play “Secret Santa” with the EU40 MEPs.  The goal? Share our European cultures with each other, and marvel …

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  • Reaching Young Voters: Personal Training for MEPs!

    The Directorate-General for Communication of the European Parliament is offering a training to MEPs on how to connect with young voters. The training can be offered either individually to MEPs or their staff. Get in touch with us should you like to make use of this excellent and empowering service!  

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  • A Social Media Breakfast with Young Politicians!

    On Thursday, 10th October 2019, EU40, organised, together with the Committee of the Regions, a Social Media Breakfast with around 120 young politicians from all over Europe, in light of the #EURegionsWeek. The initiative aimed at giving concrete best practices and coaching on social media for politicians, and equip them …

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  • Applications for the European Health Parliament are OPEN!

    Applications are now open for the next edition of the European Health Parliament #EHP5! We are looking the brightest minds from different backgrounds to convene in Brussels on a project to shape the future of health in Europe. Apply before 18 October 2019 APPLY NOW!  

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  • EU40 calls on the EU to stand up for DEMOCRACY!

      Democracy cannot be taken for granted. On International Day of Democracy, EU40, together with more than 40 organisations and democracy experts are calling on the EU to stand up for democracy. #StandupForDemocracy #DemocracyDay JOINT STATEMENT: 5 recommendations for EU leadership on democracy Democracy cannot be taken for granted. At …

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  • EU40 calls for support for Dr. Amani Ballour at the Sakharov Prize 2019!

    In October, the Conference of Presidents will announce the 2019 “Sakharov Prize for the Freedom of Mind”. The Sakharov Prize honours individuals and groups of people who have dedicated their lives to the defense of human rights and freedom of thought. The procedure has already started and EU40 would like to invite all MEPs to …

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  • The European Parliament in numbers!

    July 2nd marked the official beginning of the 9th legislature of the European Parliament!  At EU40, we have crunched the numbers and here are some golden insights we have discovered. In the 2019-2024 mandate, 751 MEPs represent over 500 million EU Citizens. This EP has seen a high number of first-time …

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  • EU40 candidates in the Parliament Magazine

    EU40 candidates running for the next European Parliament are in the Parliament Magazine this week, after having attended our ‘Training for young pro-European Candidates’, last month. 

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