Conference ‘Participation matters – La partecipazione conta!’ – Rome, 25 May 2017

On 25th May in Rome, in the premises of the Spazio Europa (European Space) of the European Commission, took place the conference¬†‘Participation matters – La partecipazione conta’, organized by Europaeus Association and Cospe. The event involved the Romanian embassy, ANCI (National Association of Italian Municipalities), an Italian senator and associations in order to discuss on how to remove the obstacles to the political participation of the European citizens in Italy and how to improve the access to political rights. During the conference, the multilingual handbook for European citizens was distributed and the new video carried out by ANCI Toscana on civic and political participation of young people was launched.
Speakers:  Matteo Biffoni РPresident of Anci Toscana, Vittorio Calaprice РEuropean Commission, George Milosan РRomanian Embassy in Rome, Aldo Di Biagio РSenator of the Italian Parliament, Luca Raffini РUniversity of Genova, Miruna Cajvaneanu РEuropaeus Association, Leontina Ionescu РFormer municipal councillor, Anna Smolinska РIstituto per la Polonia Association.