Published by Mattias Desac on Monday, 23 June 2014
I believe that creativity is the most powerful force that human beings possess. Let’s look around: the world evolves because of innovation, and innovation is an outcome of creative thinking. From what I have experienced during my studies, most educational institutions put emphasis on knowledge and skill development in their programmes. Also, there is usually a number of standards which you have to meet while being at school/college. I find that conventional educational methods very often... Read more
Published by Tobias Kunow on Wednesday, 21 May 2014
The turnout in the European elections decreases continuously. A lot of people have lost faith in the European institutions or are they just do not care . Although the rights and powers of the European Parliament have been greatly expanded, most citizens consider it as a meaningless instrument. In the 2014 European elections the danger is that this is mainly occupied by Euro -critical and extreme right wing parties. Between 05. and 12. May 24 particpants from Greece, Romania and Germany met in... Read more
Published by Mattias Desac on Friday, 28 March 2014
Citizens of Europe e.V. in co-operation with Fair Trade Hellas and Youth of Kessariani from Greece and Dacidava and Asyris from Romania are arranging the workshop Vote for Europe. We cordially invite you with a residence in Romania, Greece or Germany to take part in this exciting week. It will take place in Berlin from May 5th until 11th May, 2014. The turnout in the European elections decreases continuously. A lot of people have lost faith in the European institutions or are they just do not... Read more
Published by Mattias Desac on Wednesday, 26 March 2014
Citizens warmly invites you to join us for a video and discussion evening on Wednesday 2nd April, when we will continue the "Modernism vs. Conservatism" theme. At our previous events, we discussed the early 20th century political and artistic movements and at our last event we discussed contemporary feminism by taking Pussy Riot as an example. This evening we are looking deeper into a newly-identified social phenomenon: 'the precariat'. The British economist Guy Standing has defined the... Read more
Published by Avril Meehan on Friday, 21 March 2014
“Problems cannot be solved by the same level of thinking that created them” A. Einstein Why does making mistakes strengthens youngsters' chances on the job market? Why did Microsoft and Apple introduced compulsory workshops on juggling? And why is it worth to learn from them? From the 16th to the 24th of February, 2014 27 youthworkers from Croatia, the Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, Spain, Poland, Portugal, Romania and the United Kingdom met in Berlin to discuss these questions and develop... Read more

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