27. May 2013
After receiving a large number of entries, we are very pleased to announce that we have selected two winning authors: one for the essay and one for the photo competition. The two winners will have the opportunity to participate in the International Summer School in Sarajevo organized by the Association “PRAVNIK” together with the partner organization Konrad Adenauer Stiftung. Moreover, the best ten essays and three winning photos will be published in a booklet and distributed to young people across Balkan countries.
30. April 2013
Four FutureLab Europe Participants have started their group project tackling the issue of Active citizenship and the quest for democratic legitimacy in the Western Balkans. You can take part in their essay and photo competition as well as their survey on the role of the young generation in the Western Balkans.
22. April 2013
A group of active young citizens from across Europe came to Brussels to present their report on Europe’s ‘lost generation’. These young professionals, all members of FutureLab Europe, debated their ideas with European Commission Vice-President Almunia, who accepted the first copy of the report.
14. March 2013
On 13 March 2013, Ruprecht Polenz, Chairman of the Committee on Foreign Affairs of the Bundestag, member of the CDU and a strong supporter of accepting a premise that the Islam belongs to Europe joined the Europe@debate. At the KörberForum in Hamburg, Germany, he discussed with FutureLab Europe participants Lidija Pejcinovic (Serbia) and Lukáš Fúčela (Slovakia).
14. November 2012
On Tuesday 13 November a group of young Europeans spent the day discussing the future of Europe in various forms. ‘Imagining Europe in 2037 – scenarios for the future’ started with a workshop featuring FutureLab together with young experts from various fields of cultural life invited by the host organization. The day culminated in a Europe@debate, a public debate between the workshop participants and Hugues de Jouvenel, director of the think tank Futuribles, one of the most prominent think tanks dealing with future perspectives in France. The event was hosted by the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation in Paris.