About this course
Discover the power you have as a voting citizen. Learn more about what goes on during the European Elections, what elected Members of the European Parliament do and how you can hold them to account.
What really happens during the European Elections? Why should you vote, does it even make a difference? What influence do you as a citizen have on the fate of the European Union? What is it that Members of the European Parliament do?
Whether you will be a first-time voter in the May 2019 elections, or you want to motivate others to get involved and engage in the debate, find the answers to these crucial questions and more by diving into the workings of the European Parliament and discover what really goes on behind the scenes in Brussels!
1.1. The structure of this course 1.2. Tell us about yourself 1.3. Get to know the other learners 1.4. End of Stage 1
The importance of European elections
2.1. Welcome to Stage 2 2.2. European elections - what for? 2.3. Quiz: European elections - what for? 2.4. After elections: Influence your MEPs 2.5. Quiz: Influence your MEPs 2.6. Myths about the European Union 2.7. End of Stage 2
3.1. Welcome to Stage 3 3.2. Introduction to the Green priorities 3.3. Food and Environment 3.4. EU Trade Policy & the Green Way Forward 3.5. EU Trade Policy - Green Demands 3.6. Discussion: YOUR Priorities 3.7. End of Stage 3
We hope you learned a lot and will be able to apply your new knowledge and skills to inform other citizens on European topics and the elections as such! We are still building and improving this course, so please go through this final stage and share your feedback with us!