Raise Your Voice
We are a Citizen-based, non political initiative aiming at putting Citizens at the center of EU decision-making process, promoting engagement and participation of the people to the European project in Brussels, Strasbourg and beyond.
Breaking the Brussels bubble has become the motto repeated many times in the public debate. But it has never been put into motion at large scale, with the right level of ambition. A sweet dream for some, it might also be a nightmare for a few. With Voice of Europe, our ambition is to make it a reality on a daily basis. European citizens should be the compass that guides every decision taken by the European Union. Europe does not exist for its institutions. Europe exists for its citizens. Institutions must permanently serve all Europeans. It is up to each of us to bring this ambition to life.
Good to know
- It’s about time to have a debate on cars.The future of cars is most probably one of the most concrete decision to be made by the European Union during this term. Yet, it has not generated a real pan-European debate until both the German Finance and Transport ministers triggered a controversy, and stopped the adoption process. It was five minutes to mighnight forContinue reading “It’s about time to have a debate on cars.”
- The Social Cimate Fund: A drop in the bucket of the Green DealLast week, the European Parliament adopted the European Social Fund with the ambition of “leaving no one behind”. This week, Member States are discussing it with some countries reluctant to increase it. But is the Social Fund enough to really leave no one behind in the fight against Climate change ? The response is clearlyContinue reading “The Social Cimate Fund: A drop in the bucket of the Green Deal”
- Climate transition cannot be a coin toss gameThe European Parliament’s debacle on the climate & energy package on the 8 of June is more than just an accident. The rejection of the carbon market (ETS) by 340 votes to 265 is a rout, revealing a profound dysfunction in parliamentary work that threatens the credibility of the Green Deal as a whole. AContinue reading “Climate transition cannot be a coin toss game”
How to help us
Our focus is to increase the understanding of EU citizens expectations, and raise awareness of EU institutions on these expectations taking into account the diversity of the European Union.
We are all part of the European Union. This project belongs to its Citizens, not to a small circle of experts or officials. Send us your contributions and be part of our work.
We can all contribute to define the future and make a difference. Alone we go faster, but together we go further. We definitely want to go far together and bring the EU project to the next step.