For those who believe in a strong, united and democratic Europe, it is time to stand up. Against nationalism and populism.
- For a Europe of unity against divisions and new walls.
- For a united Europe that delivers on its promises of peace, freedom, security and prosperity.
- For a Europe of solidarity and shared responsibility.
- For a Europe that protects European interests and values in the world.
- For a Europe of democracy that empowers European citizens.
- For a Europe of hope, against a Europe of fear.
- For a plan to relaunch and complete European political unity.
We call on the Heads of State and Government meeting in Rome on 25th March 2017 to approve a roadmap to relaunch and complete Europe’s economic and political unity. Read more...
The 25th of March 2017 marks the 60th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome, the Treaty establishing the European Economic Community. While in the last six decades European integration has made incredible steps forward, today the European Union remains an incomplete construction at risk of unraveling under the pressure of multiple crisis and the rise of populism and nationalism in many countries. On that date, European Heads of State and Government will gather in the Italian capital for an extraordinary European Council. On the occasion, the Union of European Federalists, the Young European Federalists, The Spinelli Group and Stand Up for Europe call upon European citizens to gather in Rome in a “March for Europe” to show their support for the European project and to urge for a relaunch of European political unity. Read more...
300 EUROPEAN INTELLECTUALS AND ACADEMICS CALL FOR A EU RE-FOUNDATION AND SUPPORT THE MARCH FOR EUROPE
Over 300 European intellectuals and academics from across the European Union have signed an appeal in view of the 60th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome. The Appeal “A genuine European Union to ensure welfare, security and democracy” calls upon the Heads of State and Government meeting in Rome to celebrate the Treaties of Rome to open the way to a re-foundation of the EU on the basis of recent European Parliament’s proposals to strengthen EU institutions and policies, especially on foreign and security, economic and social policies. Read more and sign the appeal...