First publication accepted

The first publication of the European 2038 project was accepted for publication! The study “Young People’s Engagement with the European Union: The Importance of Visions and Worries for the Future of Europe” will be published in issue 4 (2017) in the topical issue “Political and Civic Engagement in Youth” (Editors: Xenia Chryssochoou & Martyn Barrett) of the Zeitschrift für Psychologie / Journal of Psychology. More details can be found here:

Poster presentation at EADP in Utrecht, The Netherlands

During the conference of the European Association for Developmental Psychology (EADP) three posters of the Europe 2038 project were presented:
Poster 1 (Austria): Political participation and psychological engagement for the European Union
Poster 2 (Italy): Visions for the future of Europe and European Identity of Italian youths
Poster 3 (Romania): The influence of believes on young people’s visions for Europe 2038
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Poster presentation at international conference, Cluj-Napoca

Two Europe 2038 posters were presented at the 9th International Congress of Cognitive Psychotherapy in Cluj-Napoca, Romania on June 29, 2017. This is a very important internationa congress with participants from all over the world (Europe, Asia, North America, South America, etc.). Besides the poster presentations, materials were given to the participants of the congress. The poster presentations were: Poster 1. How could young people belief system influence the future of Europe? Poster 2. European Identity issues and attitudes related to Romanian youths’ view on Europe 2038 To download posters click here:
Poster 1: poster CJ 1
Poster 2: poster CJ 2

Dissemination Event in Sassari, Italy

A multiplier event took place in Sassari (Sardinia) with the support of the FIDAPA Association . During the event, Simona Caravita (coordinator of the “Europe 2038” project for Italy) presented the main outcomes on expectations and worries of Italian youths about the future of Europe. These findings where commented by Prof. Gabriella Ferrante (University of Sassari) in light of the European Union laws, and discussed with the audience. At the end of the seminar, five youths reported their experiences as students involved in the Erasmus mobility projects.
The power-point presentations can be found here: SASSARI JUNE9_EUROPE2038


Workshops in Liceul Teoretic Lucian Blaga , Oradea

Two workshops with 47 youngsters were held in Liceul Teoretic Lucian Blaga, Oradea. The workshops were held in English language by Carmen Bora and Hanna Steiner who visited the Romanian team. The main goal of the workshop was to discuss the results of the Romanian survey with the pupils and to collect their ideas regarding measures how to achieve the visions for Europe 2038. The workshops took place on May 29.
The power-point presentation can be found here: workshop liceu
The material that was discussed with the pupils can be found here:
Civic Behavior: civic behavior
European Identification: european identification
Personal future: personal priorities
Visions for Europe 2038: values
Worries for Europe 2038: worries

Dissemination Event in Cordoba, Spain

The final event of the Europe 2038-Spain took place in the Rectorate Building of the University of Cordoba. It was a dissemination session in which the main Spanish results were presented, contrasting them with the political policies and practices that are being developed by the regional government and institutions.
Several personalities and media were attending: representatives of the Spanish public administration related to youth, representatives of youth councils and institutions, the Vice Chancellor of Innovation, Transfer and Campus of Excellence of the University of Córdoba; as well as Dra. Simona Caravita (Europe2038-Italy) and the Europe2038 Spanish team in full.
The program and power-point presentations can be found here:
CORDOBA_Europe 2038 – ItalySPAN

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