FEDERALIST DEBATE AND TRAINING WEEK-END
NATIONAL, EUROPEAN AND GLOBAL PERSPECTIVES
Winning the challenge of identity, democratic governance and interdependence
9 - 11 March 2018 | Milan
The international seminar “Federalism: national, European and global perspectives - Winning the challenge of identity, democratic governance and interdependence” is a yearly training and debate event jointly organized by the Union of European Federalists and the Young European Federalists in cooperation with their national sections and other partner organizations.
The seminar took place on 9-11 March in Milan and gathered ca 80 international participants and ca 20 participants from Italy. Participants came from different countries and different ages and background, mainly people interested in European affairs and the perspective of federalism at all levels of governance.
The seminar focused on federalism in its national, European and global dimensions, exploring the challenges and the opportunities offered modern federalism at all level of government in contemporary societies.
Through a combination of conferences, moderated panel debates and interactive working groups, the seminar covered a wide range of aspects of federalism, from its theoretical foundations to its actual application in response to the most pressing issues in our societies at the national, European and global levels. Speakers came from the world of academia, civil society, administration and politics from different countries.
You can find the report of the event here.
FRIDAY 9 MARCH
by Giuseppe Martinico
Is Federalism the right model for European Integration?
SATURDAY 10 MARCH
Developments and challenges in modern federal and regional States
SUNDAY 11 MARCH
Perspectives for federalism at global level: challenges, alternatives, opportunities
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