24. June 2017
On Saturday, 24 June, 2017, from 13:00–17:30, our project Futures of Europe will hold its second workshop in Copenhagen, Denmark. The workshop will take place at Litteraturhuset ved Vandkunsten. With negative headlines about our present dominating the news, FutureLab Europe members Louise Abildgaard, Simon Höher and Moritz Borchardt encourage their fellow citizens to look beyond the immediate horizon and picture a positive future of Copenhagen and the European environment it is embedded in.
3. June 2017
On Saturday, 3 June (from 12:00 to 16:00), our project Skill Up! hosted its second workshop at the Impact Hub Bergen. FutureLab Europe member Stine Solvoll Navarsete invited young immigrants and asylum seekers in Bergen to discover the concept of social entrepreneurship. How can social entrepreneurship help vulnerable groups to participate in the economy and use their skills and experience in a meaningful way?
24. May 2017
On Wednesday, 24 May (from 18:00 to 20:00), FutureLab Europe’s project Bridges – Puentes – Brücken held their first workshop at Impact Hub Berlin. Tackling the growing disengagement from active citizenship, the workshop led by Héloise Le Masne gathered citizens from different neighborhoods of Berlin to identify recurrent problems in their neighborhoods and find solutions to solve them.
29. April 2017
On Saturday, 29 April, 2017 (from 10:30 to 14:30), the first workshop of FutureLab Europe’s project Skill Up! will be held in Athens at the Impact HUB Athens. In collaboration with The Language Project, the team of Techfugees, the magazine Solomon and Generation 2.0 for Rights, Equality & Diversity, the workshop led by Violetta Tsitsiliani aims to introduce the concept of social entrepreneurship to young immigrants and asylum seekers with the ultimate objective of promoting social integration and equal employment opportunities.
22. April 2017
On Saturday, 22 April, 2017 (from 14:00 to 17:30), our project Futures of Europe will organise a workshop in Cologne, Germany, gathering around 20 citizens at “die wohngemeinschaft” to discuss how their future could look like. The participants, coming from different parts of the city and having diverse cultural backgrounds, will discuss possible future developments in their city looking beyond the immediate horizon. They will also debate how the European environment that Cologne is embedded in could influence such developments.
16. January 2017
For its 2017 edition, FutureLab Europe selected 18 bright and committed young Europeans who want to play a role in the future of Europe by implementing a project with a civic impact. Selected participants convened in Brussels from 10 to 13 January 2017 for a 4 days seminar on occasion of the FutureLab Europe Annual Forum, whereby they became official members of FutureLab Europe’s sixth generation.
29. November 2016
On Tuesday 29 November 2016 FutureLab Europe debated the role of young people in protecting democracy in Europe with Brando Benifei, Member of the European Parliament, Elisa Lironi, Digital Democracy and Campaigning Manager at the European Citizen Action Service (ECAS) and Artur Wieczorek, Secretary General of the Federation of Young European Greens.
18. April 2016
FutureLab Europe’s fifth generation discussed democratic participation with MEP Sven Giegold and DG EAC Director Antonio Silva Mendes
29. February 2016
20. October 2015
09. September 2015