A Better Europe ”Be-EU”

About the project:

EU is crossing structural crisis, which is undermining its principles. In the last years with the worsening of the economic sitution and the arrival of millions of asylum seekers, immigrations has become the first fear of citizens and the Eurobarometer shows that citizens think that things are going in the wrong direction. In this context, characterized by a serious lack of solidarity between member states, this project stems from the desire of the partners to work together in order to restore confidence and strengthen solidarity between member states. All the partners involved are facing in their territory the refugee’s crisis and the increasing of the Eurosceptic movements who ascribe to the immigrants the negative effects on safety (terrorism) and
welfare (economic crisis).


  1. Reflect on the understanding of Euroscepticism, explaining the benefits of the integration and the
    cost of no Europe;
  2. Debate on the different local systems of migration management with the involvement of nationals
    from third countries (deconstructing the process of stigmatization);
  3. Debate EU polices and identify new approaches for the immigration integration according EU values
    an history;
  4. Promote the EU funding principle of Solidarity between member states and overcome national
  5. Promote, through the involvement of the European Solidarity Corps (youth people), the commitment
    of citizens;
  6. Debate on the future of the EU. The activities are developed according an inclusive approach able to
    stimulate the full involvement of citizens and support the Municipalities and CSO in achieving the
  7. During the project implementation will be organized 4 main events and different “Open Debate on
    EU” in each involved Municipality.


  • Coordinator Gemeinde Wiernsheim – Germany –
  • FocusEurope – Italy – http://www.focuseurope.org/
  • PEIPSI CTC – Estonia – http://www.ctc.ee
  • United Society of Balkans – Greece – www.usbngo.gr
  • Zebbug Municipality – Malta – www.zebbug.lc.gov.mt
  • Capoterra Municipality – Italy – www.comune.capoterra.ca.it
  • Associazione Rete Near – Italy
  • Unione Montana dei Comuni Valli Chisone e Germanasca – Italy – www.unionevallichisonegermanasca.it
  • Consulting and Development Partners – Albania –
  • Instytut Rozwoju Sportu I Edukacji – Poland – www.sportinstytut.pl
  • Euractiv – Poland – www.euractiv. pl

Upcoming meeting/activities: 1 last meeting in Greece in January 2019.

Project results for IFALL: Project website, dissemination of project, new partnerships

Name: A Better Europe ”Be-EU”

Starts: 01/2017

Ends: 12/2019

Programme: Europe for Citizens

Website: http://www.focuseurope.org