Sport and Active Citizenship: The European Parliamentary Elections 2019 - The ENGSO Youth Position
The upcoming European Parliamentary elections will take place on 23-26 May 2019. On these days, EU citizens have the opportunity to select who will represent them in the European Parliament for the next five years.
There are a number of young citizens who are growing frustrated and disengaged with politics in Europe. Social exclusion, marginalization and extremism still represent a great threat to the younger generations. As a consequence, ENGSO Youth echoes views of the European Youth Forum, according to which ‘the European Union needs to be reinvented, injected with fresh ideas and visions, to transform itself into an entity that young people want to engage with’.
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