‘Giving Europe a soul’*

Training Seminar on Policy and Ethics
Brussels, 8th – 11th May

From May 8th till 11th WYA Europe hosted a group of youth from eight European countries, with a majority coming from the EU presiding state – Slovenia. A four-day training seminar focused on the recently debated EU policy & ethics questions, relevant to concerns about the respect for human dignity in Europe. Participants, active advocates for human dignity at grassroots levels, enjoyed a session of workshops and lectures as well as a fieldtrip round the Belgian capital and a picnic in the flowery Cinquantenaire Park. Read more.

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Download the press release in English or in French.

Programme of the event is available here.


* Inspired by Robert Schuman: “Europe requires a soul, the conscience of its historic affinities and its present and future responsibilities, a political will serving the same human ideal”, from ‘For Europe’, 1950.