Passau, Germany

29/11/2018

Y Vote aims to encourage young people to make informed choices at the European Parliament elections while increasing their knowledge about topics that are relevant for young Europeans. To reach this goal, seven conventions, corresponding to the topics of the EU Youth Agenda, are organised. As a participant, you will learn about the functioning of the EU, Creativity & Culture in the EU and discuss how to become active in society.

The result of this events is a set of political recommendations on the topic, which will be combined with all other Convention results and then be presented to stakeholders: Our Agenda for Europe.

Date: 29th November – 2nd of December 2018
Place: Passau, Germany
Fee: Max. 50€
Organisers: AEGEE-Passau, Y Vote & AEGEE-Europe
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Last minute places! Apply via: https://goo.gl/forms/hPO47e3aBGduxcqA2

Included

  • Workshops, discussions with policy makers & more
  • Accommodation
  • 3 meals a day
  • A chill social programme with cultural dinner
  • A Project Hub

Learning points:

  • How is the EU dealing withCreativity & Culture
  • How do the EU institutions function together?
  • How can I take part in shaping the EU of tomorrow?
  • How to talk to politicians at events?
  • What other ways do I have to take part in active society?

Outcomes:

  • A set of recommendations for our agenda for Europe on the topic
  • Your ability to be a multiplier and inform people on the European Parliament elections 2019
  • 40 new friends from all over Europe
  • Great ideas for new projects and youth initiatives regarding the topic ofCreativity & Culture

The participants selection will be done with all organising entities, and the results be shared within 7 days after the application deadline. We encourage all young people, AEGEE members and not, to apply for this event.

* this travel reimbursement can only be provided to participants residing in Belgium / Bulgaria / Croatia / Estonia / Germany / Greece / Hungary / Italy / FYROM / The Netherlands / Poland / Romania / Slovenia / Spain / Turkey / France.

This convention is part of the project “European Youth Together: My Europe. My Say”. This project is coordinated by the World Organisation of the Scout Movement (WOSM). This project is made possible with the support of the Erasmus+ programme of the European Union.

Speakers

Anna Süß

Communications Manager

Anna is studying Media and Communications in the city of Mannheim in Germany. She is 21 years old and an AEGEE member for almost two years now. Having been active mainly on the local level, she wants to experience working on a bigger project on the European level and therefore joined Y Vote as a Communications Manager. She wants to inform people about their right to vote and the possibilities to choose from beforehand, especially in the European Parliament elections, so that they can become active citizens.