Remember EYE2014? EYE2016 now a distant memory? Well, those three inspiring days with more than 6,000 young participants from all over Europe gathered together to come up with ideas for a better Europe are coming again with EYE2018!
On 1-2 June 2018, the European Parliament opened its doors once again to young Europeans in Strasbourg, with five new themes:
Rich and poor: calling for a fair share
Apart and together: working out for a stronger Europe
Safe and dangerous: staying alive in turbulent times
Local and global: protecting our planet
Young and old: keeping up with the digital revolution
Through hundreds of new engaging activities - from idea checks, debates, and hearings to Ideas Labs, workshops, and digital games, as well as the European Youth Forum's YO!Fest, concerts, and other artistic performances - 7,000 young people had the opportunity to meet and discuss with European decision-makers and come up with innovative ideas on how "Together, we can make a change". And not to forget, there was a lot of fun, and young people enjoyed the cultural diversity in Europe.
Want to stay up-to-date on all the latest #EYE2018 news and announcements? Already want to jump-start the debate on the five fresh themes with your peers? Then better like and follow the EYE Facebook page and spread the word to your friends!
Europe needs your ideas!
In the context of the European Youth Event (EYE2018), the European Parliament is asking young people to come up with proposals for the future of Europe. What is needed is concrete, problem solving ideas! Click the link below to propose your ideas for each of the themes above and then show your appreciation to other ideas by giving a thumb up!
... and if I cannot be there?
The #EYE2018 is not only for those who can be there in person. The European Parliament enables anyone to participate online in the event.