The Young Perspective on Europe

Aged 20 to 30, the 87 participants of FutureLab Europe from 27 countries – EU and non-EU – contribute their young and innovative ideas to current European topics:

1. Democratic values in Europe:
What should the EU and its member states do to ensure active democracies in Europe?

2. Equal opportunities:
How can the EU and its member states create a future-oriented labour market offering quality jobs for all young citizens?

3. European Identity:
What needs to be done to fight against nationalism and xenophobia and to prevent them from threatening European integration?

 

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2015 FutureLab Europe Spring Conference

FutureLab Europe held its 4th Spring Conference on Monday 13 April 2015 in Brussels. During the event, the FutureLab Europe 4th generation met to discuss integration and migration policies at the EU and member states’ level with representatives from the EU, the Belgian government, NGOs and the think tank world.

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FutureLab Europe launched its publication "Creating a Common European Future: Integration of Young Migrants in Europe"

FutureLab Europe's 4th generation launched their publication "Creating a Common European Future: Integration of Young Migrants in Europe" at the 2015 FutureLab Europe Spring Conference. On that occasion, the 4th Generation of FutureLab Europe discussed migration and integration policies with Matthias Ruete, Director General of the Directorate General for Migration and Home Affairs of the European Commission.

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FutureLab Europe 4th generation met experts Brenda King, Matthias Francken and Yves Pascouau for a roundtable discussion

During the 2015 FutureLab Europe Spring Conference, FutureLab Europe participants met Matthias Francken, Adviser to Belgian State Secretary of Asylum and Immigration; Brenda King, Chief Executive of African & Caribbean Diversity and Member of the European Economic and Social Committee; and Yves Pascouau, Director of Migration and Mobility Policies at the European Policy Centre for the roundtable discussion. The roundtable, entitled “A youth perspective on the integration of migrants into European societies: Are we on the right track?”, focused on the integration of migrants in EU member states.

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