EDS Centre-right Academy 2016

EDS Centre-right Academy 2016

Location: Zagreb, Croatia Date: 12nd – 15th May 2016 The very first Centre-Right Academy of EDS was hosted by SO HSS Croatia from the 12th to 15th May 2016 in Zagreb. The Academy pursued two principal goals: first, it focused on the communication of the values and policies of the centre-right political family to participants. Secondly, it emphasised the development of skills and knowledge needed for effective leadership and increasing youth political participation in communities….

EDS Council Meeting – London, 2016

EDS Council Meeting – London, 2016

Location: London, United Kingdom Date: 20th-24th April 2016 “The Rise of Populism: its Cause and Implications for the European Project” The fourth Council Meeting of the working year was held from 20th to 24th April 2016 in London under the theme: “The Rise of Populism: its Cause and Implications for the European Project”. In light of the imminent EU referendum in the United Kingdom on 23 June 2016, EDS considered it of pivotal symbolic importance…

EDS Winter University 2016

EDS Winter University 2016

Location: Berlin, Germany Date: 23rd – 28th February 2016 Organisation: RCDS Germany “Europe 2030 – United We Stand” In recent years, the European Union has faced some of the toughest challenges since its inception, ranging from new security threats from an aggressive Russia and the rise of terrorism, to inadequate migration policies, nationalist sentiments and economic disturbances. The need to defend the European project and the values it represents has become more vital than ever….