EYCA: International Conference “Borders to Cross – How green is (y)our grass?” to be held in Amsterdam (NL) on 29-31 October 2013:


Borders to Cross is an international conference that will bringtogether civil servants, citizens, social entrepreneurs, andscientists to reflect on the innovative ways in which democracy isbeing practiced and civil society, market and government areworking together to address shared problems in Europe.

The conference will begin in the afternoon of Tuesday 29 October and end around lunchtime on 31 October. During these 48 hours there will be opportunities to:
- Attend workshops about cutting edge participatory methods;
- Reflect with scientists about practical insights and innovative theories;
- Listen to leading figures in the field of civic driven change;
- Enlarge your vision and learn from initiatives and projects by visiting the marketplace;
- Visit civic driven change initiatives in neighborhoods in Amsterdam;
- Talk with peers about the daily challenges you face and the borders you have to cross.

More information about this conference will be published soon on EYCA's websitehttp://ey2013-alliance.eu/

Also, in connection with this conference, Amsterdam will subsequently host the granting of the prestigious ErasmusPrize to Jurgen Habermas on November 5th.

If you have any further question, please contact Yvette Jeuken (yvette@netdem.nl).

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