People can vote in the European Parliament elections in every member state of the EU – so we will be present there, too. We want to support local organisations all over Europe to organize discussions, workshops and street actions. These should increase their members’ knowledge of the EU but also to reach out to young Europeans in their cities and inform them about the importance of voting in the EP elections as well as give them the chance to actively engage in the dialogue about current political topics.

Read on to see examples of what was organised already!

Stories

Street action in Tallinn

“What happens if people come sit next to you in a bus and just start talking to you about their passion? You can’t escape! This happened to Merilyn, the president of AEGEE-Tallinn

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European Youth Event 2018

“In June, over 8000 young people travelled to Straßburg to participate in the European Youth Event 2018. Y Vote was there too! We held a fishbowl discussion about the interaction with young Europeans and Members of the European Parliament (MEPs).”

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Materials

Discussion Formats

Fishbowl Discussion

How to use Slido?

How to invite a speaker?

Recommendations for interaction with Members of the European Parliament

Advocacy and Policy Workshop

No Democracy without Participation

European Institutions – Advanced

European Institutions – Basic