EU Academy – Gearing up for the German presidency of the Council

EU Academy – Gearing up for the German presidency of the Council

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Our next EUAcademy will take place in Brussels on 10-11 March 2020. The focus of this two-day interactive training will be on the Council of the European Union in the run up to the German presidency starting on July 1st 2020. We will take participants on a journey through the essentials of EU decision-making and influencing and then dive deeper into the role of the Council and its rotating presidency. The programme of the training is available here. [caption id="attachment_778" align="alignleft" width="300"] © CAN Europe 2014. CC BY-NC 2.0[/caption] ​When & where Tuesday 10 & Wednesday 11 March 2020, 9:00-18:00 Holland House, Aarlenstraat 20, Brussels ​What An interactive and practical two day training drawing from multiple cases on EU decision-making and influencing with Marc-Olivier Herman (EUChanger & Oxfam), Joost Mulder…
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Highlights from the first EU Academy

Highlights from the first EU Academy

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A diverse and eager group attended EUChanger’s first training in Brussels on 21 June. Focussing on influencing for the public good in the post-election context, the first EU Academy attracted 20 participants active in a wide range of policy areas including: climate, energy, international development, corporate governance, sustainable finance, tax, and human rights. It was a packed day with expert input from Vote Watch Europe on the outcome of the May European elections, a dynamic training on EU influencing essentials drawing on the experience of EUChanger’s Marc-Olivier Herman and Better Europe’s Joost Mulder, a lunch debate with advisors of various EP political groups and a group simulation on a current legislative file. The feedback we received from many participants shows just how important this type of training is for those…
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