Category Power Shifts

Mr. Jerzy Buzek, Chair of the ITRE Committee of the European Parliament is the patron of the Power Shifts project

It is a great pleasure to share the news that Mr. Jerzy Buzek, Chair of the European Parliament Industry, Research and Energy (ITRE) Committee, former President of the European Parliament (2009-2012) and former Prime Minister of Poland (1997-2001) has expressed his support to “Power Shifts – Reflecting Europe’s Energy” project by granting his patronage.

Mr. Jerzy Buzek shared a few words with us about the project and Europe’s future:

“Energy transitio...

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Power Shifts Fund 2018: results announced!

In 2018, energy related topics will be debated in seven EYP countries with the support of the recently introduced Power Shifts Fund. We are happy to announce the results of the first application round!

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Discussing the role of experts in the EYP network: two interviews

What is the future of renewable energy in Europe? How to make health services more accessible to citizens? These questions are among the topics that young people will debate during the EYP International Session in Rotterdam, starting on the 13th of October. Engaging with current topics and entering into a dialogue with decision makers lies at the heart of the EYP experience. Participants convene in international working groups and discuss their topics with the aim of proposing fresh perspectives and offering solutions. Ali Amjad from the United Kingdom and Vicky Formicola from Italy will be chairing two working groups in Rotterdam. We have asked them about their motivation and about the role that experts take during committee work. Here is what they shared with us.

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