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Report Summer University on European Citizenship

On 29-31 August, members of civil society groups, academics, and EU officials met at Maison des Associations Internationales at the first University on European Citizenship organised by the ECIT Foundation (European Citizens’ rights, Involvement and Trust). The revolved around the three key themes: rights, involvement and trust. The three day event attracted around 40 participants whilst 200 people attended the public debate in the evening of 29 August 2016.

On behalf of bEUcitizen, Prof. Sybe de Vries was involved with a presentation on barriers towards European Citizenship at the opening plenary session. For more information, please see the report of the ECIT event.