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EU SIGN DAY - Kick Off Presentation for individuals, organisations, and supporters - 15th April 6 PM CET

Let’s make 9th MAY Europe Day EU SIGN DAY (and still organise your own events for Europe Day and for the start of the Conference on the Future of Europe)

Join the kick-off meeting where EU SIGN DAY will be presented on the 15th of April 2021 at 6 PM CET to learn how you can

Reforming Democracy: participatory democracy and political activism - An interview with Marco Cappato

In April 2021 the Italian project SAPIENS interviewed Marco Cappato, founder and President of EUMANS. Read it along to learn more about EUMANS and the vision of Marco Cappato and the EUMANS activists . 

REFORMING DEMOCRACY: BETWEEN PARTICIPATORY DEMOCRACY AND POLITICAL ACTIVISM 

Rome's 15th District launches the first info point for the European Citizens Initiative StopGlobalWarming.eu in Europe

On the 22nd of March Mayors from all over Europe gather together to discuss how local administrators fight climate change and how participatory democracy instruments, such as the European Citizens Initiative for a carbon pricing in the EU stopglobalwarming.eu can be an essential instrument. 

Sardegna: Le province, il mercato delle vacche e il tempo di immaginare nuove forme di partecipazione democratica

Quasi 800.000 euro l’anno. Ecco il conto che la giunta sardo-leghista presenterà martedì 9 marzo - data fissata per l'ultima approvazione in Consiglio regionale - ai Sardi e alle Sarde. Ed è solo la parte più visibile dei danni connessi alla restaurazione delle otto vecchie province, abrogate con referendum popolare nel maggio 2012. Due di esse, in realtà, saranno Città metropolitane. La Lombardia, per fare un raffronto, con oltre sei volte più abitanti, ha solo quella di Milano. Il record è della Sicilia con ben tre.

Time for ordinary and extraordinary measures for participatory democracy in the European Union - Letter to Commissioner Jourova by the promoters of European Citizens Initiatives

On the 19th of February 2021 the promoters of European Citizens Initiatives received the communication of the third extensions of the terms for the collection of signatures on the official participatory democracy instrument provided by the European Treaties. However, this measure doesn't solve the biggest challenge for citizens committees of citizens: the lack of information in the European public sphere about this instrument and the right of political participation of European citizens.