Presentation of EYCA recommendations in Madrid
On 31 March, the recommendation resulting from the work of the Alliance in 2013 will be presented during a public event in Madrid, Spain.
ALDA will be represented at the meeting by its Communication officer Irene Zanetti. Our organisation is in the Steering Committee of EYCA, and our Director Antonella Valmorbida is Co-Chair of the working group on citizens' participation.
More than 4,000 organizations from 50 countries have worked within the activities of the European Year of Citizen Alliance (EYCA) to demand a reversal of European policies.
The result is a document consisting of 80 proposals aimed at and elected representatives and citizens, which is being presented in parallel in all European countries.
With this work, organizations of all areas and countries have agreed on a unified vision of the Europe we want, tightly connected to an increased and bimproved citizens' participation.
This is the vision of thousands of European citizens who want to participate and contribute to the design of Europe. We welcome you to the presentation of the document that will feature dozens of European and Spanish organizations that have participated in its elaboration.
Date: Monday March 31
Location: Academy of Fine Arts (Valle Inclan Room) MADRID, Spain
The recommendations will be presented by:
Jean Marc Roirant, president of the EYCA and of the European Civic Forum.
Miguel Angel Benedicto, Scretary General of the Spanish Federal Council of the European Movement
Yolanda Besteiro, President of the Federation of Progressive Women and Vice President of the Platform of Social Action Organizations
Victorino Mayoral, President Cives - coordinator of the Spanish Alliance EYCA