Letters to Europe – refugee women write

28. February 2018

The refugee crisis in Europe has raised tempers and become a subject of debate in almost every country. Over the course of the process, a stereotype has evolved, painting the ‘young, male Syrian refugee’ as the typical asylum seeker. This narrative leaves little space to talk about the often widely divergent backgrounds and identities of refugees and makes it easier to ignore refugee women, children, the elderly and their needs and role in the future of Europe.

FutureLab Europe welcomed 24 new participants to its 2015 Annual Forum in Brussels

09. September 2015 From 20 to 25 September, the fifth generation of FutureLab Europe participants travelled to Brussels to take part in the 2015 FutureLab Europe Annual Forum. During the week-long programme, FutureLabbers got a thorough introduction to FutureLab Europe’s focal topics - Active Democracy, Equal Opportunities and European Identity – by meeting top level … Continue reading FutureLab Europe welcomed 24 new participants to its 2015 Annual Forum in Brussels

Investing in the Future: Economic Inequality, Climate Change and the Sharing Economy

28. July 2015

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The publication "Investing in the Future: Economic Inequality, Climate Change and the Sharing Economy" is a collective effort of FutureLabbers Ana Luisa Correia, Efehan Danisman and Nathalie Straker, who co-authored this paper stemming from the input they received attending the 2015 Forum of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).

FutureLabbers reflected on today’s challenges, such as climate change and economic inequality, and opportunities, such as the sharing economy, analysing them from their perspective and continuing the debate in a written form once the Forum finished.

FutureLab Europe met Swedish Minister Kristina Persson

16. June 2016 FutureLabbers Ana Luisa Correia, Marian Cramers, Efehan Danisman and Nathalie Straker met Kristina Persson, Swedish Minister for Nordic Cooperation and Strategic Development at the 2015 Forum of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). Mrs. Persson engaged with FutureLabbers in a vivid and fruitful debate about the inclusion of young people … Continue reading FutureLab Europe met Swedish Minister Kristina Persson

Should I stay or should I go? A tale of emigration from Serbia

Posted on 26. February 2015 by Darija Maric While I was writing a paper on migration trends in Serbia, I came across the following data: “The Law on Diaspora and Serbs in the Region defines the Diaspora as a category that includes citizens of the Republic of Serbia living abroad, persons of Serbian ethnicity that emigrated … Continue reading Should I stay or should I go? A tale of emigration from Serbia