Being a woman in Europe

“We should not be shy about where we are or ambitious about where we want to go.” Ursula von der Leyen Where do we stand with gender equality in Europe? After 8 March, a reflection on this issue might be interesting. Indeed, the new European Commission has recently published a five-year strategy that could provide […]

One year in Europe

What happened in the European Union, what has changed and what we will remember forever. 2019 in brief. — A greener Europe: the Thunberg’s effect In April European Parliament invited the young environmental activist Greta Thunberg. Even though she could not speak in plenary, the Environment Committee was overwhelmed by her speech. “Our house is […]

The forgotten memory

“In a time of universal deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act.” – George Orwell November 9th, Thessaloniki. For the first time in twenty-five years, I am far from home on this day. Italy is my home. It’s the country I love and to which I belong. November 9th, International Day Against Fascism and […]

FASI! Festival of Alternative Salonika’s Initiatives

FASI! Festival took place on 10th of October in Thessaloniki. The festival was promoting creative activities and workshops for all young people through games, dance and music. Several youth associations have cooperated together to encourage everyone to take part in their activities in the city. Most importantly, thanks to everyone the atmosphere was really powerful. […]