e-Participation

Enabling European E-Participation (TE's policy position)

Enabling European E-Participation (TE’s policy position)

In an increasingly digitalized society, e-participation and e-citizenship are becoming key aspects of citizenship. Public finance healthcare and social services are all going online. The Internet is becoming the place to express our opinion, participate in the decisions that concern us, to raise a problem and find supporters for a cause. This paper comes at......
Digital Assembly 2015: Discussing fundamental digital rights

Digital Assembly 2015: Discussing fundamental digital rights

One of the major European events on digital topics Digital Assembly 2015 – One Europe, One Digital Single Market attracted over 500 stakeholders to meet in Riga. It was organised by the European Commission together with the Latvian Presidency of the Council of the European Union and was held at the National Library of Latvia on June 17-18. Telecentre......
European and National e-Participation Tools Introduced to 11 Countries

European and National e-Participation Tools Introduced to 11 Countries

The e-Participation Day on May 7 was celebrated by hundreds of European citizens in 11 countries. It was an initiative by the e-UROPa project that aims to bring EU closer to its citizens through the use of online – e-Participation – tools. The e-Participation Day was followed by the launch of online competition “My e-Participation story” that invites......
Today is the day of e-Participation!

Today is the day of e-Participation!

May 7 marks the e-Participation day gathering e-UROPa project partners in 11 countries to promote the use of online tools for citizens to get involved in the EU policy making. Alongside the project also fosters the idea of active civic participation and e-democracy on all levels. A number of interactive events will be taking place today......
May 7 to be Dedicated to European e-Participation Day

May 7 to be Dedicated to European e-Participation Day

Our new project called “Enabling European e-Participation” officially took off this Wednesday, 25th February! 13 partners (Telecentre Europe and twelve of its member organisations [1]) met in Brussels and chose May 7th, two days before Europe Day, to be designated as the European e-Participation Day. During this day we will raise awareness among citizens about different online tools......
E-Participation Brings the EU Closer To Citizens

E-Participation Brings the EU Closer To Citizens

by Gabriela Ruseva In 2015 Telecentre Europe, together with twelve of its member organisations, starts its first Europe for Citizens project called “Enabling European e-Participation”, which aims at raising awareness about the online possibilities for participation in the EU policy-making regardless of how far from Brussels we live. Rationale behind the project E-Participation is ICT-enabled......