Final event of the European year of citizens 2013
The closing conference for the 2013 European Year of Citizens will take place on 12-13 December in Vilnius. Our Director, Antonella Valmorbida will participate at the event. During the meeting the final recommendations elaborated by the European Alliance will be presented.
The Conference will be divided into three blocks:
- The role of Civil Society in European Democracy: “role and the future of civil society organisations in building our Europe”, “Shaping Europe from the bottom up!”
- EU citizenship in action – How citizens can influence policy-making: “Fostering EU citizens’ rights”, “New ways for citizens to influence policymakers”
- Participative and representative democracy: Two sides of a same coin: “Why wait to vote? Other ways to engage”, “Towards the 2014 European Elections”
The European Year of Citizens Alliance (EYCA) is an open network of European and national civil society organisations and networks willing to promote active citizenship as a core element of the European project in the context of the European Year of Citizens 2013.
For other information about EYCA, please visit the website and the Final Recomandations of the Alliance for the European year of citizens 2013