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Fri 04 Sep 2020
at ADVN (Antwerp)

Exhibition: 100th anniversary of Maurits Coppieters


“Without democracy, there is no space to protect minority rights”

Marta Bainka opening speech at the 10th Annual Summer School on National Minorities in Border Regions, a joint initiative of the European Centre for Minority Issues and Coppieters Foundation to bring young students, researchers and activists together for a full week to discuss and learn about minority rights.


Nominations open for Coppieters Awards 2020

Coppieters Awards recognize those that stand for cultural diversity, minority rights, peace, democracy, and the right to self-determination


Covid-19 measures: General Assembly online, office partially reopened, activities go on (as much as possible given the circumstances) !

Due to the recent Covid-19 measures we postponed our General Assembly and the office remains closed. Reach us at


“Covid-19 restrictions will have long-term consequences on youth movements”

Op-ed by Dr Kostis Kornetis, Teaching Associate in Modern European History at the History Department of Sheffield University


Flexicurity as a Labour Policy

A comparative analysis


“Tourism must now be considered within the context of global mobilities, human wellbeing and a sustainable future”

Op-ed by Aurkene Alzua-Sorzabal, Researcher at the University of Deusto


“We are still facing a digital divide, and we, collectively, need to recognise it”

Op-ed by Sodfa Daaji, Volunteer at the European Network of Migrant Women


"Diversity is the defining trait of our identity" says Evo Morales at online event

Summary of the online dialogue with the first indigenous president president of Bolivia at "Voices from the periphery"

Mon 15 Jun 2020

Conversations on Youth Participation

A series of discussions on youth political engagement, activism and rights in times of crises


The Future of Sustainable Energy

Challenges for renewable energies in Europe



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