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1989 Generation Initiative Launches 89 Connect

89 Connect - The Online Network For Young European Experts And Professionals  LONDON, 5 November 2018  —  As the 1989 Generation Initiative pursues its mission to mobilise the new generation of Europeans, it launches a new network: 89 Connect. It is an online platform connecting and promoting the exchange of innovative...

A Young, Regional, Digital Path: October 16, European Parliament // Brussels

A new digital platform aimed at giving you a voice in Europe will be presented. Don't miss the chance to make the difference and register now!  Dear 89ers,We would like to invite you to our Brussels presentation event: A Young, Regional, Digital Path  on October 16, from 10 AM to 12 AM, Room...

What is wrong with the Nordic model?

by Michael Cottakis, 1989 Generation Initiative President  Political scientists love the Nordics. They seem to have everything right. The Nordic model is often held up as the pinnacle of good governance, economics, and social policy.  Adoption of Scandinavian institutions and ways of doing things by other countries is wistfully advocated by...

Aye! Introducing The Scottish Chapter

Thanks to its regional chapters, the 1989 Generation Initiative is fast expaning into a pan-European organisation, where young citizens across the continent can shape the future of Europe through their innovative ideas and regional insights. Today, we begin with our series of 1989 Generation Initiative chapter introductions, so we met...

18 June: Talking Europe: Austria’s Regional Role

The cooperation between Shabka and the 1989 Generation Initiative is now in full swing! Shabka, Austria’s youngest Think Tank project at the nexus of conflict & peace analysis, and the 1989 Generation Initiative are working together on a event in the Talking Europe serie!At the Bruno Kreisky Forum for International Dialogue...

22 May – Talking Europe stops in London: European Cooperation Beyond Brexit

On May 22nd, at the LSE, Talking Europe will host the Conference “European Cooperation Beyond Brexit”. The conference will consists of 2 working sessions in a roundtable format.Experts and young people will discuss together possible pathways for European cooperation beyond Brexit. The outcomes of the discussion will be collected in...

Brexit and Renewed Calls for Independence on 27 April 2018 in Aberdeen

You are most welcomed to join us on April 27 at the King’s College G7 in Aberdeen The 1989 Generation Initiative – Scotland are seeking to find answers to some of the toughest questions surrounding Brexit and independence movements in Europe. Academics, politicians and students will be joining the discussion. Take...

Talking Europe is on its Way: Travel in Europe and Shape its Future!

Have your say on the Future of Europe! Are you based in Vienna, Paris, Budapest, Brussels, Athens, Berlin, London or Aberdeen? You can travel for free to another European city and participate in two events to discuss major regional issues with experts, policy makers and other young Europeans! Scroll down to...

London 15/16 February: Reconnecting the EU and its Citizens

Keynote Events During our conference "A New Contract: Reconnecting the EU and its Citizens" we cordially invite you to take part in our public events, bringing together politicians, academics , practitioners and young Europeans.All our panel discussions are open to the public. The tickets are for free but please register here. Programme...

London, 15/16 February 2018 : Reconnecting the EU and its Citizens

An EU-wide counter vision is more necessary than ever in the long battle against nationalist populism. As the future generation of European leaders, we as 89ers hold a special responsibility to create, own and implement a fresh vision for the EU and restore trust. Be part of the discussion and join...

Brussels, 13 December 2017: 89ers and the Future of Europe

Here you find all the details about the  1989 Generation Initiative presentation event in Brussels! 89ers and the Future of Europe Our policy cycle "Tackling Populism: Hope over Fear" comes to a close and we are looking forward to present our hard work in front of policy makers, NGOs and 89ers on...

London Event: Macron’s impact on Brexit and the EU

LONDON, 23 May 2017. The 1989 Generation Initiative invites you to the discussion event “What does Macron’s presidency mean for Brexit?” on Friday 26 May from 5.30 - 7pm at the London School of Economics. Alexandre Holroyd, candidate for La République En Marche, and Professor Iain Begg will analyze the...

1989 Generation Initiative Joins the EU Open Day

LONDON, 05 May 2017. The 1989 Generation Initiative takes part in the Inter-Institutional Open Doors Day of the European Institutions in Brussels, Saturday May 6 from 12am - 1:30pm. Barbara Aubin, Head of Content, represents the Initiative at the European Committee of the Regions to participate in the discussion Listening...

Young Europeans Unite in Tackling Populism

London, 13 February 2017. The 1989 Generation Initiative welcomes the 89ers - young Europeans born after 1989 - to their conference Tackling Populism: Hope over Fear at the London School of Economics and Political Science, from 15 to 16 February 2017.Participants, together with policy makers and academics will discuss the origins...