Sustainable cities and communities in Thuringia

Sustainable cities and communities in Thuringia

During the “Sustainable Month” 2018, by CGE Erfurt e.V., will organize a panel discussion and workshop consisting of local experts on the topic of grassroots initiatives in sustainable urban planning on June 1st.
The discussion will focus on the issue of community networks and the role of grassroots activism that extends beyond traditional governmental power in initiating social inclusion and spatial meaning to the city power.
Our experts will talk about how to encourage the urban community and shaping the future development of their environment to create a community that is cohesive, inclusive and importantly, adaptive to change.

🏠Where? Haus der Vereine, Johannesstraße 2, Erfurt
When? 1st of June from 6PM to 8PM.

The pannel will be composed by:
-Gal Podlaszewski, Wendt Architekt und Ingenieur
-Sebastian Perdelwitz, Mehrwertstadt Erfurt
-Carlotta Hack, Heinrich Böll Stiftung Thüringen

Moderation: Dr. Ammalia Podlaszewska, Moritz Borchardt, CGE Erfurt e.V.

Come and join us to build the Erfurt you wish to live in!

Follow, like us and share this post!

May Day: Solidarity Is In The Air

May Day: Solidarity Is In The Air

On May Day 2018, CGE was part of a broad coalition of NGO’s, social movements, informal groups and individual citizens who got together behind the slogan “Nazis Mattsetzen” to protest against the attempt from NPD of claiming the International Worker’s Day as a nationalist holiday and spreading hate and racism around Erfurt unopposed. Continue reading

Follow, like us and share this post!

CGE goes Barcelona – Study Visit to Catalan Youth Centers

CGE goes Barcelona – Study Visit to Catalan Youth Centers

Past week, Grigoriy Grigoryev, had an opportunity to participate in the first organized Study Visit to Barcelona to discover their youth centers. The visit comprised of Spanish, Ukranian, and German participants largely from the informal educational sector. Here is how Grigoriy describes his visit:
Continue reading

Follow, like us and share this post!

We Are Europe! Open Space Discussion in Erfurt

We Are Europe! Open Space Discussion in Erfurt

(Text in German below)

Last Friday CGE was part of the Open Space Europe (Erfurt edition), organized by Stiftung Zukunft Berlin as part of the “Wir sind Europa” (We are Europe) project, headlined by the major of Erfurt, Andreas Bausewein and Jakob von Weizsäcker, MEP. Continue reading

Follow, like us and share this post!

“No Hate” Seminar in Yerevan, Armenia

“No Hate” Seminar in Yerevan, Armenia

During the week of 9th to 18th of February, 2018, Frederico Carreiro (one of our EVS Volunteers) and Grisha Grigoriev, an associate of Culture Goes Europe, went to Yerevan, in Armenia, to take part in the Training Course ”No Hate”, on the topic of No Hate Speech, with participants coming from Germany, Luxembourg, Armenia, Ukraine, Poland, Turkey, Georgia and Belarus. Continue reading

Follow, like us and share this post!

Simulation Night in CGE: The Plagueville

Simulation Night in CGE: The Plagueville

As the outcome of the German-Ukrainian-Russian Youth Exchange “Quo vadis, Europe?” we would like to organise the Simulation Night in the office of CGE. The event aims to bring awareness to the societal issues the youth is facing today through the method of a simulation game.
Continue reading

Follow, like us and share this post!

CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS: Solidarity Architects!

CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS: Solidarity Architects!

We are inviting you to apply for our upcoming project:

“Solidarity Architects; Youth deconstructing walls of exclusion!” which will take place in 22.03 – 30.03.2018 in Mali Iđoš, Vojvodina, Serbia. Anyone who is between 18 and 30 years old and who is resident of Germany, Hungary, Macedonia or Serbia can apply!
Continue reading

Follow, like us and share this post!