EU Academy – Advocating for the public good: from one Commission to the next

EU Academy – Advocating for the public good: from one Commission to the next

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This training aims at helping those working for the public good across Europe enhance their understanding of EU decision-making processes and their influencing skills. This EU academy will be set in the context of the transition to a new European Commission, focussing on its role and how to influence it. [caption id="attachment_778" align="alignleft" width="300"] © CAN Europe 2014. CC BY-NC 2.0[/caption] ​When & where Thursday 17 & Friday 18 October 2019, 9:00-17:30 Holland House, Aarlenstraat 20, 1050 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 (Better Europe) and Dominik Schnichels (European Commission). For who All those working for a more inclusive and sustainable Europe at national or EU-level. This training is especially…
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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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