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Happy holidays!

December 23, 2016 0

Trainers Weekend in Bilbao

Bilbao was the city chosen for the Trainers Team to gather up once again to meet and discuss the progress made in the first months of Understanding Europe in Spain.  This last weekend (9th-11th December) became one full of brainstorming and debate, discussing various topics ranging from the refugee crisis to Brexit and the Trump…
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December 14, 2016 0

Press Release: Kick-off

Understanding Europe Spain is excited to finally be launching EU Crash Courses in schools all over Madrid and Barcelona. The press release with all the information about the kick-off can be found below: Spanish version  English version  

November 11, 2016 0

EU Crash Courses launched!

This September, the Understanding Europe project was launched in Madrid and Barcelona. The first courses have now started and some more have been planned before the end of 2016. The calendar of the past and upcoming courses can be found in the Calendar (see menu above).

October 14, 2016 0

Successful Training in Palma

During this last weekend (8th-11th September 2016) the Trainers Team of Understanding Europe Spain gathered in Palma de Mallorca. During the Train-the-Trainers event, team members gained knowledge on the EU Crash Course Materials and extensive skills to put into practice when giving the workshops in class. The event welcomed 9 trainers from Spain, the Project Coordinator, a…
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September 11, 2016 0

Press Release: Understanding Europe

Understanding Europe Spain is ready to be launched in schools next September 2016. The press release with all the information can be found below. Spanish version English version

August 4, 2016 0

The team

We are extremely excited to reveal the names of the trainers who will be conducting our first round of EU Crash Courses in Madrid, Barcelona and Mallorca. Stay tuned for more information!

June 15, 2016 0

Call for Trainers launched

The first Call for Trainers for Understanding Europe Spain is now open! We are looking for young people aged between 18 and 25 years old, preferably youngsters who live in Madrid or Barcelona, and want to impart a basic understanding of European politics through an interactive EU Crash Course to young pupils. Our four-hour courses encourage pupils…
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May 2, 2016 0

Project Kick-off Meeting with the Schwarzkopf Foundation

The Schwarzkopf Foundation and Understanding Europe Spain representatives met for a kick-off meeting in Madrid. Aritz Labrador (project coordinator), Iggy Argüelles (President of EYP Spain) and Laura Pérez-Galdós (International Relations of EYP Spain), along with Kerstin Eckart from the International Office, introduced the project and discussed about the general guidelines.

April 11, 2016 0

Understanding Europe starts today!

The Project of the Schwarzkopf Foundation Understanding Europe is starting its path in Spain today! The newly elected Project Coordinator and the Board of EYP Spain, in conjunction with Kerstin Eckart, Project Manager from the International Office of the EYP and the Schwarzkopf Foundation, would like to express its gratitude to the TUI Foundation for…
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April 1, 2016 0