Democracy in Europe Movement 2025

The Democracy in Europe Movement 2025 , or DiEM25 , is a pan-European political movement launched in 2015 by former Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis and Croatian Philosopher Srećko Horvat . The movement was officially presented at a ceremonial event held on 9 February 2016 in the Volksbühne Theater in Berlin [2] and on the 23 March in Rome. [3] The movement aims to reform the European Union’s existing institutions to create a “full-fledged democracy with a sovereign national parliaments, regional assemblies and municipal councils”. [4] The movement is supported by intellectuals, activists such as Julian Assange , founder of WikiLeaks , prominent American linguist and political activist Noam Chomsky , Italian philosopher Antonio Negri , Dutch sociologist Saskia Sassen , American economist James K. Galbraith , train Labor MP Stuart Holland and Slovenian philosopher Slavoj Žižek , among others. Read More…

Road safety in Europe

Road safety in Europe encompasses Transportation Safety Among road users in Europe , Including automobile accidents , pedestrian or cycling accidents motorcoach accidents and other incidents Occurring dans le European Union gold dans le European Region of the World Health Organization (49 countries). Road traffic safety refers to the methods and measures used to prevent road users from being killed or seriously injured. Read More…

Coalition for Life and Family

The Coalition for Life and Family or Coalition for Life and Family (en, CPVF) is a European political party that is particularly opposed to abortion and promotes traditional family values, they are against homosexuality . In 2017, the party requested recognition by the European Parliament and the political party funding this. [2] [3] This was granted for the year 2017, as the party had eight members of national and regional parliaments (required: seven) from seven different countries (required: seven). Read More…

Robert Schuman Institute

The Union of the Robert Schuman Institute for Developing Democracy in Central and Eastern Europe (short: Robert Schuman Institute, RSI) is the European level training institution of the European People’s Political Party , based in Budapest, Hungary. It was founded in 1995 as the successor of the Christian Democratic Academy for Central and Eastern Europe. The members of the union are political parties, organizations and foundations, and political and civic education. Read More…

European Youth Parliament

The European Youth Parliament is a politically unbound non-profit organization , which encourages European youth to actively engage in citizenship and cultural understanding. It involves 50,000 youngsters from all around Europe and has around 5,000 active members in the different countries. It was established in 1987 in Fontainebleau , France . Read More…

European Conservatives Group

The European Conservatives Group (EC) is a conservative group in the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe . It was founded by the Group of Independent Representatives in 1970 by British and Scandinavian members of PACE, having about 35-40 members from the UK, Ireland, Norway, Denmark, Turkey, Sweden and Switzerland. It was known as the European Democrat Group until its renaming in 2014. Read More…

European Association of Political Consultants

The European Association of Political Consultants (EAPC) is the professional association of Political Consultants in Europe, with members from more than 20 countries.

The EAPC was founded 1996 in Vienna . It co-organizes annual conferences and the EAPC Master Class . The EAPC is a platform for exchanging ideas between political consultants and is committed to supporting the development of democratic structures in Europe. Read More…

European Association for Local Democracy

ALDA , the European Association for Local Democracy , is a membership based organization established in 1999 at the initiative of the Council of Europe’s Congress of Local and Regional Authorities . ALDA works on the promotion of good governance and citizen participation at the local level, focusing on activities that facilitate cooperation between local authorities and civil society in the European Union and its Neighborhood. [1]

The assumption underlying its importance, is that strengthening local democracy and local governance is a fundamental element for securing peace, equity, human rights and economic growth in the community. Therefore, supporting actions and policies towards local democracy is an essential part of the European Union approach to governance, democracy, economy and peace. [2] Read More…

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