In this first episode of the ALDA Talks series, ALDA Secretary-General Antonella Valmorbida and Fundraising & External Relations Manager Sofia Corsi present on the theme of participatory processes at the local level, with the introduction of Membership Officer Eva Trentin.
In this second episode of the ALDA Talks series, expert Milene Matos from the Municipality of Lousada, Portugal shares her extensive expertise on local governance for sustainability and the Lousada municipal strategy for environmental actions; and ALDA Project Development Officer Lavinia Traina showcases EU funding opportunities to finance environmental projects.
Only 19% of mobile EU citizens voted to the 2014 European elections. Why? Which barriers EU mobile citizens experience when trying to vote in the host country? Which initiatives have been developed to tackle the issue for next 2019 European elections? This is what the webinar that took place on January 29th has dug into. With their stories and experiences, Thomas Huddlestone, leader of VoteBrussels campaign and research director at the Migration Policy Group, and Anna Zaremba, EU Rights Coordinator at the European Citizen Action Service (ECAS) lead the participants to explore the trends, barriers and initiatives about the exercise of voting rights of EU mobile citizens.