A student, designers, an entrepreneur and a farmer… These are some of the 400 million of Europeans who will choose who’s in charge in Europe during the European elections taking place on 22-25 May. “I think we have an opportunity to be a part of something really huge. We need to be a part of it. We have to vote,” said Ricardo, a retired landscape architect from Spain. Find out more about Ricardo and other voters in our videos and get inspired!
This May Europeans will elect new members of the European Parliament and for the first time ever the presidency of the European Commission depends on the results of these elections. Voters will have more power to decide who is in charge and have a bigger say on Europe's future.
Watch the videos to find out from voters themselves why they think it is important to take part in the European elections and help to choose who’s in charge.