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EuroparlTV made a reportage explaining how European Citizens' Initiative work.
China’s One Belt One Road initiative would aid underdeveloped western regions including the Xinjiang region and Gansu province. The long term vision is to connect China’s Bohai region in the northeast through middle and western China with Kazakhstan, Russia and ultimately, Europe.
Thomas Skordas (Acting Director of the Digital Excellence & Science Infrastructure Directorate - DG CONNECT, European Commission) speech at 'Research infrastructure, cloud and open innovation: How to ensure trust in global solutions?'. Round Table organised by OpenForum Europe on 1 December 2016. #CloudInitiative Link to the event: http://bit.ly/2gaQNpI For further information, please visit http://www.openforumeurope.org/
Georg Greve (CEO - Kolab Systems AG, a member of OpenPower Foundation) speech at 'Research infrastructure, cloud and open innovation: How to ensure trust in global solutions?'. Round Table organised by OpenForum Europe on 1 December 2016. #CloudInitiative Link to the event: http://bit.ly/2gaQNpI For further information, please visit http://www.openforumeurope.org/
The project’s main objective is to train youth workers in developing young people’s initiative and entrepreneurship skills, thus developing their youth work competences, increasing quality of their work and strengthening the capacity of their organisations. The project is set in the context of Erasmus+ Programme’s general objective (renewed framework for European cooperation in the youth field) as well as specific objectives of the Programme in the field of youth (improving the level of key competences and skills of young people). The project’s aim will be achieved through a high quality, structured non-formal educational programme with the following objectives: - Fostering young people’s entrepreneurship, including sharing and analysing successful examples of young people’s initiatives im...
Last Monday, in the framework of the 'Relaunching Europe' campaign, Hannes Swoboda, President of the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament and Knut Fleckenstein, S&D Member, met with university students and European citizens in Hamburg. Relaunching Europe: The economic crisis Europe is facing at the moment has highlighted its institutional and political weaknesses. The S&D Group in the European Parliament has launched its European initiative aimed to contribute to the improvement of the EU functioning and resilience in the future.
The Project Bridging Europe and Africa - A Social Initiative was organised by the Youth Association from Transylvania, a Romanian NGO that worked in partnership with organisations from Portugal, Benin and Cabo Verde. It was a Capacity Building Project in the Field of youth financed by the European Commission through the Executive Agency of the Erasmus + Program. It lasted for 20 months between November 2015 and July 2017. The project was founded by the European Union. The content of this video does not reflect the official opinion of the European Union. Responsibility for the information and views expressed in the video lies entirely with the authors.
Members of the European Reassurance Initiative (ERI) Advance Team, composed of member from U.S. Army Europe’s (USAREUR) 7th Army Joint Multinational Training Command’s (JMTC) Range and Training Land Program and Integrated Training Area Management, visit the Baltic nations of Latvia, Lithuania, and Estonia to observe military training ranges and to meet with member of the host nation’s military and Defense Ministry personnel to discuss current improvement plans for the training areas in each respective country. As part of Operation Atlantic Resolve (OAR), USAREUR is assisting NATO allies in Eastern Europe to develop their range and training infrastructures.
Mariya Gabriel, Commissioner for Digital Economy & Society Panel discussion - Boris Koprivnikar, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Public Administration, Slovenia - Peter Eriksson, Minister for Housing and Digital Development, Sweden - Alvaro Nadal Belda, Minister of Energy, Tourism and for the Digital Agenda, Spain - Pat Breen, Minister for Trade, Employment, Business, EU Digital Single Market and Data Protection, Ireland - Manuel Heitor, Minister for Science, Technology, and Higher Education, Portugal - Evarist Bartolo, Minister for Education and Employment, Malta - Georg Schütte, State Secretary of Education and Research, Germany - Karol Okoński, Under-Secretary of State, Ministry of Digital Affairs, Poland - Mounir Mahjoubi, State Secretary of Digital Affairs, France - Catelij...
Matthew J. Dovey (Head of research technology - Jisc) speech at 'Research infrastructure, cloud and open innovation: How to ensure trust in global solutions?'. Round Table organised by OpenForum Europe on 1 December 2016. #CloudInitiative Link to the event: http://bit.ly/2gaQNpI For further information, please visit http://www.openforumeurope.org/
In November 2016 over 100 trade union delegates, representing 29 unions and 3 million members from all over Europe, gathered in a historic first meeting in Brussels to challenge the EU and European governments’ complicity with Israel and establish a cross European platform in solidarity with the people of Palestine
"Big Data: Key to the Future or the End of Privacy?" This 2016 opening event of the Digitising Europe Initiative with Kenneth Cukier, Data Editor of The Economist and co-author of “Big Data: A Revolution That Will Transform How We Live, Work, and Think” and Dr Linnet Taylor, Marie Curie Research Fellow at the University of Amsterdam and Research Affiliate at Data-Pop Alliance. http://www.vodafone-institut.de/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/vodafone-institute/albums/72157664102611191
Making the invisible, visible: big data comes alive at the Berlin debate on November 12th The Vodafone Initiative upcoming Berlin debate on Big Data, will take data collected in the event itself and use it in an innovative audio/visual, interactive stage design. The audience will see, hear, and interact with the stage set itself and watch as debaters engage this heated topic. The communications firm Triad - Berlin has a team of designers and programmers creating a customized tool to collect information from the event, process it, and produce a meaningful and living output. To do this, a hybrid visual/textural programming environment is being used to create a custom tool to produce visuals. The resulting real-time motion graphics will create an ever changing backdrop where the audience...
This video has been created by members of Startup Europe IoT Accelerator. If you want to be part of our startup ecosystem, please put in touch with us... http://startupscaleup.eu/ You can find more information about Startup Europe on http://startupeuropeclub.eu/ FIWARE. AN EUROPEAN INITIATIVE FOR FUTURE INTERNET Launched by the European Commission, FIWARE aims to provide a framework for the development of smart applications in the field of the Internet of Things. The FIWARE platform is open and is based on software components called Generic Enablers that provide common functionality to the different sectors to facilitate their interoperability.
브루노 카우프만 유럽직접민주주의 연구소 대표 대담 Negotiations are underway to amend South Korea's Constitution to better reflect the social and economic changes... as well as to put the country on course toward being a modern democracy. Something long overdue, the last revision is from three decades back. Our Kim Min-ji sat down with the President of the Initiative and Referendum Institute Europe, who's been at the forefront of promoting direct democracy. South Korea took the road to democracy some thirty years ago -- ending an era of military dictatorship. And last year, the country took that democracy to another level through the candlelight protests that led to the ousting of a president -- thanks to their peaceful nature. "Making participatory democracy a formal part of the making of politic...
My Europe Initiative, cujo lema é Dar Voz aos Jovens Europeus, é um projeto lançado em 2011 pelo think tank (grupo de reflexão) Frankfurter Zukunftsrat. Foi apresentado no Parlamento Europeu com o apoio da Comissão Europeia, na pessoa de Viviane Reding, então responsável pelas pastas da Justiça, Direitos Humanos e Cidadania. Tem o objetivo de capacitar os jovens para intervirem no processo de construção europeia, contribuindo para que desenvolvam a tomada de consciência, a curiosidade intelectual, o pensamento crítico, o sentido de comunidade e a responsabilidade coletiva em torno da construção de um futuro comum. Têm vindo a ser organizados workshops em várias cidades europeias, de modo a divulgar o projeto, apresentar uma visão da Europa e mostrar como interagem a política, a academia, o...
BENJAMIN ROHÉ (GTEC), BERNHARD MATTES (AMERICAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE IN GERMANY), MARTINA LARKIN (WORLD ECONOMIC FORUM GENEVA) How will political shifts and the state of the European economy actually affect digital ecosystems across Europe? Martina Larkin, Head of Europe and Eurasia for the World Economic Forum will discuss the main obstacles and opportunities on the road to a truly digital Europe with high-level representatives from the startup, corporate and governmental worlds. Music credit: Sphere by Creo, CC BY