Are young Europeans indifferent ?


By URBACT, on May 26th, 2009

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We sometimes hear that the young generations are selfish, passive and resigned, more interested in the last TV shows than in the world’s changes. And that they fear for their own future, not for the one of society.

The 45 young Europeans – associated to URBACT project MY Generation – who met in Rotterdam in April convey a completely different picture. They appear as involved, determined, and creative.

Coming from 11 European cities, mostly from deprived areas, they display a maturity and an energy which are precious for our cities.

But better than a long description, watch this video of their meeting…

Read more :

The URBACT newsletter article
My Generation website

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