Online event on Good Government and youth public participation – Webex, 28 May 2021
A meeting was held today in hybrid mode: “A LOOK AT THE FUTURE. YOUNG EUROPEAN CITIZENS BETWEEN POLITICAL PARTICIPATION AND GOOD LOCAL GOVERNANCE IN FRIULI VENEZIA GIULIA ”, organised by AICCRE FVG with the support of ISIG – Institute of International Sociology of Gorizia.
The event aimed to sensitize young European citizens to the issues of public participation and local Good Government practices by Alina Tatarenko – Head of the Competence Center for Good Governance of the Council of Europe, Ramona Velea – Vice-Director of ISIG and Mariano Zufferli and Claudia Pollano, respectively Mayor and Councilor with responsibility for EU Networks and Projects of the Municipality of San Pietro al Natisone.
The speakers of the event focused on the promotion of Good Governance through the Council of Europe’s ELoGE Programme (European Label of Governance Excellence), implemented in the Region by AICCRE FVG at the beginning of 2021, and now in its full phase realisation. In particular, the event had the precious testimony of the representatives of the Municipality of San Pietro al Natisone, already winner of the “Europe for Citizens” Call in 2020, who presented their experience of the ELoGE Programme within their own Municipality.
The intervention of Prof. Alberta Pettoello – School Director of the National Boarding School Paolo Diacono was significant. She recounted the experience of the 84 students who, among other things, followed the icourse “Bando Scuole – L’Europa che vorrei”, organised by AICCRE FVG last March.
The webinar also saw the participation of Carla Rey – Secretary General of AICCRE Italy and President of the National Evaluation Platform ELoGE FVG and Franco Iacop – Regional Councilor of FVG and member of the Congress of Local Authorities of the Council of Europe.